Lamna bronnii Agassiz 1843 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Lamnidae

Alternative combinations: Lamna (Odontaspis) bronnii, Lamna bronni

Synonym: Odontaspis acuta Davis 1888

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 15-16). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 157-390

Belongs to Lamna according to F. Chapman and F. A. Cudmore 1924

See also Agassiz 1843, Chapman 1918, Chapman and Pritchard 1904 and Davis 1888

Sister taxa: Lamna acuminata, Lamna affinis, Lamna apiculata, Lamna barnitzkei, Lamna caurina, Lamna complanata, Lamna compressa, Lamna cornubicus, Lamna crassa, Lamna crassidens, Lamna cuspidata, Lamna denticulata, Lamna divergens, Lamna lata, Lamna macrorhiza, Lamna manitobensis, Lamna marginalis, Lamna mediavia, Lamna mudgei, Lamna quinquelateralis, Lamna rupeliensis, Lamna serra, Lamna sulcata, Lamna trigonata, Lamna twiggsensis, Lamna vincenti

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Waitakian of New Zealand (1 collection)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), New Zealand (1)

• Paleocene of Denmark (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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