Abdounia recticonia Winkler 1873 (requiem shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae

Alternative combination: Galeorhinus recticonus

Belongs to Abdounia according to H. M. Maisch et al. 2014

See also Thurmond and Jones 1981 and White 1956

Sister taxa: Abdounia enniskilleni, Abdounia mesetae, Abdounia richteri

Subtaxa: Galeorhinus recticonus claibornensis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (5 collections), United States (2: Alabama)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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