Carcharocles Jordan 1923

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Otodontidae

Alternative spelling: Otodus (Carcharocles)

Parent taxon: Otodontidae according to W. Landini et al. 2019

See also Antunes and Balbino 2003, Boessenecker 2016, Boessenecker et al. 2019, Cicimurri and Knight 2009, Gottfried et al. 1996, Hastings and Dooley 2017, Jordan 1963, Jordan and Hanibal 1923, Kent 2018, Long 1992, Pimiento et al. 2010, Sepkoski 2002, Szabo et al. 2017 and Yabe and Hirayama 1998

Sister taxa: Cretalamna, Dwardius, Megalolamna, Megaselachus, Palaeocarcharodon, Parotodus

Subtaxa: Carcharocles chubutensis Carcharocles rectus Otodus (Carcharocles) angustidens

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Distribution:

• Pliocene of Italy (1 collection), United States (1: California)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Chile (1)

• Miocene of Austria (2), Brazil (3), Colombia (2), Italy (1), Mexico (1), New Zealand (1), Panama (5), Peru (1), United States (6: Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Peru (1)

• Oligocene of Australia (6), Ecuador (1), France (1), Japan (1), New Zealand (2), United States (4: California, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina)

• Eocene of Egypt (13), Germany (1), Japan (1), Jordan (1), Senegal (1), Togo (1), United States (5: Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina), Uzbekistan (1)

Total: 66 collections including 68 occurrences

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