Rhizoprionodon longurio Jordan and Gilbert 1882 (sharpnose shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae

Alternative combination: Carcharias longurio

Belongs to Rhizoprionodon according to J. D. Carillo-BriceƱo et al. 2014

Sister taxon: Rhizoprionodon taxandriae

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Ecuador (1 collection), United States (1: California)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Mexico (1)

• Miocene of Ecuador (2)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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