Cosmopolitodus Glükman 1964 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Odontaspidida - Carcharodontidae

Full reference: L. S. Glükman. 1964. Class Chondrichthyes, cartilaginous fishes. Subclass Elasmobranchii (sharks). In D. V. Obruchev (ed.), Fundamentals of Paleontology. Vol. XI. Agnatha, Pisces. Izdatel'stvo "Nauka", Moscow 292-352

Parent taxon: Carcharodontidae according to J. Herman 1975

See also Glükman 1964, Landini et al. 2019 and Szabo et al. 2017

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Cosmopolitodus plicatilis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Pliocene of the Netherlands (1 collection)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Panama (1)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), Panama (1), Peru (1)

• Oligocene of Hungary (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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