Carcharhinus albimarginatus Rüppell 1837 (requiem shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae

Alternative combination: Carcharias albimarginatus

Belongs to Carcharhinus according to J. D. Carillo-Briceño et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Carcharhinus ackermani, Carcharhinus antiquus, Carcharhinus balochenisis, Carcharhinus brachyurus, Carcharhinus egertoni, Carcharhinus falciformis, Carcharhinus gibbesi, Carcharhinus gilmorei, Carcharhinus lamia, Carcharhinus leucas, Carcharhinus macloti, Carcharhinus magdalenae, Carcharhinus marcaisi, Carcharhinus nigeriensis, Carcharhinus obscurus, Carcharhinus perezi, Carcharhinus perseus, Carcharhinus plumbeus, Carcharhinus porosus, Carcharhinus priscus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Mexico (1 collection)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Ecuador (1), Mexico (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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