Rhizoprionodon taxandriae Leriche 1926 (sharpnose shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae

Full reference: M. E. Leriche. 1926. Les poissons tertiaires de Belgique. IV. Les poissons néogènes. Mémoires du Musée Royal d'Histoire Naturelle de Belgique 32:367-472

Belongs to Rhizoprionodon according to M. E. Leriche 1926

See also Carillo-Briceño et al. 2014

Sister taxon: Rhizoprionodon longurio

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Ecuador (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Ecuador (1)

• Miocene of Ecuador (1), France (6)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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