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Galeorhinus affinis

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Triakidae

Taxonomy
Galeus affinis was named by Probst (1878).

It was recombined as Galeorhinus affinis by Purdy et al. (2001).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Galeus affinis Probst
2001Galeorhinus affinis Purdy et al. p. 139

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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
speciesaffinis(Probst 1878)

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 Late/Upper Paleocene to the top of the Zanclean or 58.70000 to 3.60000 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8USA (Mississippi) Galeorhinus affinis (62872)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97USA (North Carolina) Galeorhinus affinis (71660)
Aquitanian - Langhian23.03 - 13.82USA (North Carolina) Galeorhinus affinis (48887)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Japan (Hiroshima) Galeorhinus affinis (161447)
Badenian13.65 - 12.7Slovakia (Bratislava) Galeorhinus affinis (161996)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6USA (North Carolina) Galeorhinus affinis (52582)