Otodus koerti Stromer 1910 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Otodontidae

Alternative combination: Odontaspis koerti

Belongs to Otodus according to Stromer 1910

Sister taxa: Otodus (Carcharocles), Otodus (Otodus), Otodus divaricatus, Otodus isoelicus, Otodus lanceolatus, Otodus levis, Otodus megalodon, Otodus obliquus, Otodus recticonus, Otodus subplicatus, Otodus tricuspis

Subtaxa: Odontaspis koerti itoriensis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Nigeria (4 collections), United States (1: North Carolina)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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