Mitsukurina Jordan 1898 (goblin shark)

Chondrichthyes - Euselachii - Mitsukurinidae

Parent taxon: Mitsukurinidae according to L. V. Compagno 2005

See also Herman 1975, Jordan 1963 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Anomotodon, Rhinognathus, Scapanorhynchus, Woellsteinia

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Angola (1 collection)

• Neogene of Madagascar (1)

• Miocene of Costa Rica (1), Slovakia (1)

• Oligocene of Germany (1)

• Eocene of Jordan (1), United States (1: Washington)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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