Cretolamna serrata Agassiz 1843 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Cretoxyrhinidae

Alternative combination: Otodus serratus

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 15-16). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 157-390

Belongs to Cretolamna according to G. R. Case 1979

See also Agassiz 1843

Sister taxa: Cretolamna appendiculata, Cretolamna biauriculata

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (2: Maryland, North Carolina collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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