Galeorhinus minor Agassiz 1835 (school shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Triakidae

Alternative combination: Galeus minor

Belongs to Galeorhinus according to F. C. Cassier 1966

Sister taxa: Eugaleus ypresiensis, Galeorhinus affinis, Galeorhinus duchaussoisi, Galeorhinus falconeri, Galeorhinus galeus, Galeorhinus hannibali, Galeorhinus huberensis, Eugaleus falconeri, Eugaleus latus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Eocene of the United Kingdom (3 collections), United States (1: Mississippi)

• Paleocene of United States (1: Mississippi)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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