Notidanus serratissimus Agassiz 1843 (cow shark)

Chondrichthyes - Hexanchiformes - Hexanchidae

Alternative combination: Notorhynchus serratissimus

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

Belongs to Notidanus according to A. S. Woodward 1889

See also Agassiz 1843, Bohm 1926, Cassier 1966 and Cvancara and Hoganson 1993

Sister taxa: Notidanus dentatus, Notidanus gigas, Notidanus gracilis, Notidanus jenningsi, Notidanus loozi, Notidanus marginalis, Notidanus microdon, Notidanus munsteri, Notidanus recurvus, Notidanus serratus, Notidanus ultra

Ecology: nektonic carnivore


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

• Eocene of Australia (2), Namibia (1), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.