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Galeidae

Chondrichthyes - Galeidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Galeidae Hay p. 310
1963Galeidae Jordan p. 599

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
Galeoidei
familyGaleidae
familyGaleidae

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 mobilec
Life habit: nektonicc
Diet: carnivorec
Created: 2004-08-17 13:49:23
Modified: 2009-12-13 03:31:01
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2017, Carroll 1988

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Early/Lower Emsian to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 409.10000 to 0.01170 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 402.5 Ma

Collections (26 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Emsian409.1 - 402.5Germany (Gemuenden) Gemuendina stuertzi (26903)
Paleocene66.0 - 56.0USA (California) Triakis sp. (189952)
Clarkforkian56.8 - 55.8USA (South Carolina) Triakis sp. (15074)
Ypresian - Lutetian56.0 - 41.3France (Landes) Triakis chafossensis (161754)
Wasatchian55.8 - 50.3USA (Virginia) Triakis wardi (15595)
Early/Lower Eocene - Middle Eocene55.8 - 37.2United Kingdom (England) Triakis wardi (3256)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Italy Pseudogaleus voltai (55239)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) Triakis wardi (41989 41992 41996)
Lutetian - Bartonian47.8 - 38.0Egypt Leptocharias sp. (137540)
Lutetian - Bartonian47.8 - 38.0France (Landes) Triakis chafossensis (161753)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Jordan Triakis sp. (32899)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Egypt Leptocharias sp. (137564) Triakis sp. (137551 137568) Triakis sp., Leptocharias sp. (137550 137569 137579)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Germany (Baden-W├╝rttemberg) Triakis kelleri (68021)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Malta (Gozo) Triakis angustidens (161385)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82USA (California) Triakis sp. (59059)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246USA (Washington) Squalus occidentalis (59183)
MN 137.246 - 4.9Portugal (Alvalade) Triakis costamagnai (65955)
MN 137.246 - 4.9Portugal Triakis costamagnai (65954)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (California) Triakis semifasciata (190889)