Cretoxyrhina mantelli Agassiz 1843 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Cretoxyrhinidae

Alternative combinations: Isurus mantelli, Isurus mantellii, Oxyrhina mantelli

Belongs to Cretoxyrhina according to K. Shimada 1997

See also Applegate 1970, Hay 1902, Leidy 1873, Thurmond and Jones 1981 and Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (2: Saskatchewan collections), the Congo-Brazzaville (1), France (1), Jordan (1), Sweden (3), United States (11: Alabama, Colorado, Kansas, New Jersey)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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