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Hemipristis

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Hemigaleidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Hemipristis Agassiz p. 237
1889Hemipristis Woodward p. 448
1902Hemipristis Hay p. 313
1908Hemipristis Eastman p. 187
1919Hemipristis Jordan and Gilbert p. 21
1923Hemipristis Jordan and Hanibal p. 40
1924Hemipristis Chapman and Cudmore p. 115
1942Hemipristis Leriche p. 89
1963Hemipristis Jordan p. 599
1969Hemipristis Deraniyagala p. 6
1981Hemipristis Case p. 63
1981Hemipristis Thurmond and Jones p. 63
1987Hemipristis Kumar and Loyal p. 64
1998Hemipristis Yabe and Hirayama p. 48
2001Hemipristis Purdy et al. p. 142
2002Hemipristis Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Hemipristis Vicens and Rodríguez-Perea p. 124
2005Hemipristis Compagno
2006Hemipristis Chandler et al. p. 2
2007Hemipristis Adnet et al. p. 314
2009Hemipristis Cicimurri and Knight p. 634
2017Hemipristis Hastings and Dooley p. 83
2018Hemipristis Kent p. 105
2019Hemipristis Cantalice et al. p. 431
2019Hemipristis Landini et al. p. 359

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderCarchariniformes(Compagno 1973)
familyHemigaleidae
genusHemipristis

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

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Rhaetian to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 208.50000 to 0.01170 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 201.3 Ma

Collections (196 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3France (Franche-Comté) H. lavigniensis (149394)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Saudi Arabia (Ash Sharqiyah) H. serra (42459)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8India (Himachal Pradesh) H. sp. (31267)
Middle Eocene - Late/Upper Eocene48.6 - 33.9Egypt H. curvatus (62459)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Mexico (Chiapas) H. sp. (45920)
Lutetian - Bartonian47.8 - 38.0Egypt H. sp. (137540)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Mississippi) H. wyattdurhami (61249)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Western Sahara H. curvatus (175734)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Alabama) H. curvatus (16848)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Louisiana) H. wyattdurhami (3534)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Georgia) H. curvatus (45640)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (South Carolina) H. curvatus (202013 202014)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Western Sahara H. curvatus (96686 96688)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Jordan H. sp. (32899)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Alabama) H. wyattdurhami (45637)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Arkansas) H. wyattdurhami (16549)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Egypt H. sp. (137547 137548 137550 137551 137556 137564 137568 137569 137573 137576 137579 137582 137586 137588)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Louisiana) H. curvatus (75638) H. wyattdurhami (32925 55251)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9Egypt H. curvatus (62468)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9USA (Georgia) H. curvatus (160397) H. wyattdurhami (73434)