Carcharhinus (Prionace) tenuis Agassiz 1843

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae

Alternative combination: Carcharias tenuis

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

Belongs to Carcharhinus (Prionace) according to O. P. Hay 1902

See also Agassiz 1843 and Gibbes 1847

Sister taxa: Carcharias (Prionodon) aculeatus, Prionodon antiquus, Prionodon carolinensis, Carcharias (Prionodon) egertoni, Carcharias (Prionodon) incidens, Carcharias (Prionodon) javanus, Prionodon egertoni

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Sweden (2 collections)

• Cretaceous of Sweden (4)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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