Squalicorax kaupi Agassiz 1843 (crow shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Anacoracidae

Alternative combination: Corax kaupii

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 15-16). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 157-390

Belongs to Squalicorax according to G. R. Case 1979

See also Agassiz 1843, Case 1978, Case and Schwimmer 1988 and Herman 1975

Sister taxa: Squalicorax curvatus, Squalicorax dalinkevichiusi, Squalicorax falcatus, Squalicorax primaevus, Squalicorax primigenius, Squalicorax pristiodontus, Squalicorax pristodontus, Squalicorax volgensis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Egypt (1 collection), France (3), Jordan (1), Madagascar (1), the Russian Federation (1), Sweden (5), Syria (5), Ukraine (1), United States (36: Delaware, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 54 collections including 55 occurrences

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