Hispidaspis (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes

Parent taxon: Lamniformes according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Anacoracidae, Archaeolamnidae, Carchariidae, Carchariolamna, Cardabiodontidae, Cetorhinidae, Cretoxyrhinidae, Eoptolamnidae, Isurolamna, Lamnidae, Megachasmidae, Microcorax, Odontaspididae, Otodontidae, Palaeocarcharias, Paranomotodon, Pseudocarcharidae, Pseudocarchariidae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Kolbay section, levels 4/5 (Cretaceous of Kazakhstan)

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