Nebrius thielensis Winkler 1874 (nurse shark)

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes - Ginglymostomatidae

Alternative combination: Plicodus thielensis

Belongs to Nebrius according to J. A. Ebersole et al. 2019

See also Case et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Nebrius concolor, Nebrius obliquus, Nebrius serra

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (4: Alabama, Mississippi, South Carolina, Virginia collections)

• Paleocene of United States (1: Mississippi)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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