Posts tagged with strange teeth

Why did the sunfish visit the dentist?

Sunfish gill teeth. Photographer: Ruth Hendry © Te Papa

That’s not a joke, honest (although if you have a punchline for it, leave us a comment!). Judy Hinchliffe, a forensic odontologist (dentist) for the Wellington region, visited Te Papa’s lab today to take a closer look at the sunfish’s teeth. It’s a little unusual for Judy as her day job is using dentistry to… Read more »