Ginglymostoma subafricanum Arambourg 1952 (nurse shark)

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes - Ginglymostomatidae

Belongs to Ginglymostoma according to Arambourg 1952

Sister taxa: Ginglymostoma angolense, Ginglymostoma blankenhorni, Ginglymostoma cirratum, Ginglymostoma delfortriei, Ginglymostoma globidens, Ginglymostoma minutum, Ginglymostoma obliquum, Ginglymostoma parvula, Ginglymostoma ypresiensis

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (2: Mississippi, Virginia collections)

• Paleocene of United States (2: Arkansas, Mississippi)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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