Echinorhinus blakei Agassiz 1856 (shark)

Chondrichthyes - Echinorhiniformes - Echinorhinidae

Belongs to Echinorhinus according to D. S. Jordan 1907

See also Hay 1902, Jordan and Gilbert 1919, Jordan and Hanibal 1923, Kent 2018 and Purdy et al. 2001

Sister taxon: Echinorhinus spinosus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of United States (1: North Carolina collection)

• Miocene of United States (2: California, North Carolina)

• Oligocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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