Oxyrhina praecursor Leriche 1942 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Odontaspidida - Isuridae

Belongs to Oxyrhina according to Leriche 1942

See also Cassier 1966

Sister taxa: Oxyrhina angustidens, Oxyrhina crassa, Oxyrhina macrorhiza, Oxyrhina mantellii, Oxyrhina nova, Oxyrhina plana, Oxyrhina plicatilis, Oxyrhina quadrans, Oxyrhina sheppeyensis, Oxyrhina subbasalis, Oxyrhina subinflata, Oxyrhina triangularis, Oxyrhina trigonodon, Oxyrhina uncidens, Oxyrhina vanieri, Oxyrhina vonhaastii, Oxyrhina zippei

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (1: South Carolina collection)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (3), United States (2: Alabama, Mississippi)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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