Striatolamia macrota Agassiz 1843 (goblin shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Mitsukurinidae

Alternative combination: Carcharias macrota

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

Belongs to Striatolamia according to G. Cuny and S. Risnes 2005

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (1: Florida collection)

• Eocene of Antarctica (2), Australia (1), Canada (1: Northwest Territories), Chile (3), Germany (1), Japan (1), Mexico (1), Morocco (1), New Zealand (4), the Russian Federation (1), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (5), United States (12: Alabama, California, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia), Uzbekistan (3)

• Paleocene of United States (1: Mississippi)

Total: 39 collections including 40 occurrences

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