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Odontaspis hopei

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Odontaspididae

Taxonomy
Lamna (Odontaspis) hopei was named by Agassiz (1843).

It was recombined as Odontaspis (Synodontaspis) hopei by Cassier (1966); it was recombined as Odontaspis hopei by Alessandri (1896) and Thurmond and Jones (1981).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Lamna (Odontaspis) hopei Agassiz p. 293 figs. Plate 37a, Figs. 27, 28, 30
1896Odontaspis hopei Alessandri p. 720
1966Odontaspis (Synodontaspis) hopei Cassier p. 68
1981Odontaspis hopei Thurmond and Jones p. 49

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderLamniformesBerg 1958
familyOdontaspididaeMüller and Henle 1839
genusOdontaspis
specieshopei()

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 07:05:21
Modified: 2009-07-21 09:05:21
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2017, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Ypresian to the top of the Langhian or 56.00000 to 13.82000 Ma

Collections (21 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom Odontaspis hopei (85229 160682 185917)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom (England) Odontaspis hopei (8050 13299 22804 22810 185905 185906 185930 185933 185934 185935)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) Synodontaspis hopei (41888)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Poland Odontaspis hopei (49750)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Mississippi) Odontaspis hopei (61249)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Louisiana) Odontaspis hopei (3534)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Alabama) Odontaspis hopei (45637)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Louisiana) Odontaspis hopei (55251 75638)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82USA (Maryland) Lamna hopei (55396)