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Galeorhinus huberensis

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Triakidae

Taxonomy
Galeorhinus huberensis was named by Case (1981). It is not extant. Its type specimen is USNM 23550, a tooth. Its type locality is Huber Kaolin Quarry, which is in an Eocene marine claystone in the Jacksonian Formation of Georgia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Galeorhinus huberensis Case p. 65 figs. Plate 6, figs. 4-ab, 5a-b, 6a-b, 7a-b, 8a-b, text fig. 6

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderCarchariniformes(Compagno 1973)
familyTriakidaeGray 1851
genusGaleorhinusde Blainville and Prévost 1816
specieshuberensis

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 06:53:24
Modified: 2009-07-21 08:53:24
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2017, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Bartonian to the top of the Late/Upper Eocene or 41.30000 to 33.90000 Ma

Collections (5 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Mississippi) Galeorhinus huberensis (61249)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Louisiana) Galeorhinus huberensis (3534)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Louisiana) Galeorhinus huberensis (55251 75638)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9USA (Georgia) Galeorhinus huberensis (type locality: 73434)