Galeocerdo eaglesomei White 1926 (tiger shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae

Full reference: E. I. White. 1926. Eocene fishes from Nigeria. Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Nigeria 10:1-87

Belongs to Galeocerdo according to J. Frenguelli 1922

See also Maisch et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Galeocerdo aduncus, Galeocerdo alabamensis, Galeocerdo clarkensis, Galeocerdo contortus, Galeocerdo crassidens, Galeocerdo cuvieri, Galeocerdo davisi, Galeocerdo denticulatus, Galeocerdo gibberulus, Galeocerdo hartwellii, Galeocerdo latidens, Galeocerdo minor, Galeocerdo mixtus, Galeocerdo rosaliensis, Galeocerdo semilevis, Galeocerdo subcrenatus, Galeocerdo tigrinus, Corax planus, Corax maximus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Egypt (2 collections), Madagascar (1), Togo (1), United States (2: Alabama, Texas), Western Sahara (2)

Total: 8 collections including 9 occurrences

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