Carcharias eocaenus Woodward 1889 (sand shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Odontaspididae

Full reference: A. S. Woodward. 1889. Catalogue of the Fossil Fishes in the British Museum (Natural History) Part 1 1-613

Belongs to Carcharias according to A. S. Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: Carcharias (Odontaspis), Carcharias acutissima, Carcharias acutus, Carcharias clavata, Carcharias clavatus, Carcharias collata, Carcharias gibbesii, Carcharias gustrowensis, Carcharias lomitae, Carcharias melanopterus, Carcharias ornatus, Carcharias reticulata, Carcharias sanctaecrucis, Carcharias striatula, Carcharias taurus, Carcharias tenuis, Carcharias victoriae, Carcharias virgatulus

Type specimen: BMNH 43135, a set of teeth

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Carcharias eocaenus in the database

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