Aprionodon greyegertoni White 1956 (requiem shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae

Alternative combination: Hypoprion greyegertoni

Full reference: E. I. White. 1956. The Eocene fishes of Alabama. Bulletins of American Paleontology 35(156):122-152

Belongs to Aprionodon according to J. T. Thurmond and D. E. Jones 1981

See also White 1956

Sister taxa: Aprionodon amekiensis, Carcharias (Aprionodon) frequens

Type specimen: BMNH P. 30525, a tooth. Its type locality is The Rocks, which is in a Priabonian foreshore claystone in the Yazoo Formation of Alabama.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at The Rocks

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