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Odontaspidoidea

Chondrichthyes - Odontaspidida

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Odontaspidoidea Herman p. 165
2003Odontaspidoidea Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassOsteodonti
superorderLamnae
orderOdontaspidida
superfamilyOdontaspidoidea
superfamilyOdontaspidoidea

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-21 07:06:40
Modified: 2009-07-21 09:06:40
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2017, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Late/Upper Paleocene to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 58.70000 to 0.01170 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 56.0 Ma

Collections (246 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Thanetian59.2 - 56.0USA (New Jersey) Isurus hastalis (3113)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8USA (Mississippi) Jaekelotodus sp. (62872)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8USA (Virginia) Oxyrhina hastalis (84048)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8India (Himachal Pradesh) Alopias vulpinus (31267)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom (England) Odontaspis robusta (185933) Odontaspis robusta, Odontaspis trigonalis (8050 13299) Odontaspis trigonalis (22804)
Early/Lower Eocene - Middle Eocene55.8 - 37.2United Kingdom (England) Jaekelotodus trigonalis (3256 3257)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2Uzbekistan Jaekelotodus trigonalis (62573)
Middle Eocene - Late/Upper Eocene48.6 - 33.9Egypt Alopias alabamensis (62459)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3USA (Alabama) Jaekelotodus robustus, Jaekelotodus trigonalis (13346)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) Alopias leensis, Jaekelotodus trigonalis (41989 41992) Jaekelotodus trigonalis (41888 41994 41996 41998)
Lutetian - Bartonian47.8 - 38.0Egypt Alopias sp. (137539)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Alabama) Alopias latidens (16848)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Jordan Alopias sp. (32899)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Alabama) Alopias latidens (45637)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (South Carolina) Alopias sp. (202014)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Louisiana) Alopias latidens (75638)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Egypt Alopias alabamensis, Alopias sp. (96952) Alopias sp. (137546 137547 137548 137550 137551 137554 137556 137558 137573 137575 137579 137583 137588)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Western Sahara Alopias alabamensis (96686 96688)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Namibia (Sperrgebiet) Oxyrhina hastalis (149316)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9Australia (South Australia) Isurus hastalis (159895 159896)