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Cretoxyrhina mantelli

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Cretoxyrhinidae

Oxyrhina mantelli was named by Agassiz (1843).

It was recombined as Isurus mantelli by Applegate (1970) and Thurmond and Jones (1981); it was recombined as Cretoxyrhina mantelli by Shimada (1997).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Oxyrhina mantelli Agassiz p. 280 figs. Plate 33, Figs. 1-5
1873Oxyrhina mantelli Leidy p. 302
1889Oxyrhina mantelli Woodward p. 376
1902Isurus mantellii Hay p. 306
1970Isurus mantelli Applegate p. 397
1981Isurus mantelli Thurmond and Jones p. 54
1997Cretoxyrhina mantelli Shimada p. 275

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phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
orderLamniformesBerg 1958
familyCretoxyrhinidaeGl├╝ckman 1958
genusCretoxyrhinaGlikman 1958
speciesmantelli(Agassiz 1843)

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.

No diagnoses are available
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 Turonian to the top of the Early/Lower Campanian or 93.90000 to 70.60000 Ma

Collections (19 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Sweden Isurus mantelli (70427)
Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Colorado) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (132505)
Middle Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Canada (Saskatchewan) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (52997)
Middle Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Kansas) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (94538 106008)
Middle Cenomanian - Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Colorado) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (35429)
Turonian93.9 - 89.8USA (Kansas) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (102879)
Late/Upper Turonian - Early/Lower Santonian93.5 - 83.5Canada (Saskatchewan) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (23369)
Coniacian89.8 - 86.3France (Charente) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (161749)
Late/Upper Coniacian89.3 - 85.8USA (Kansas) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (118156)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Kansas) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (94652)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Isurus mantelli (81928)
Late/Upper Santonian85.8 - 83.5Jordan Cretoxyrhina mantelli (62538)
Middle Santonian85.8 - 83.5USA (Kansas) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (49045)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Isurus mantelli (82043)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden Cretoxyrhina mantelli (102883)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden (Skane) Cretoxyrhina mantelli (106411)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Congo-Brazzaville Oxyrhina mantelli (191894)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (New Jersey) Isurus mantelli (99138)