Macrorhizodus Glükman 1964 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Odontaspidida - Lamiostomatidae

Full reference: L. S. Glükman. 1964. Class Chondrichthyes, cartilaginous fishes. Subclass Elasmobranchii (sharks). In D. V. Obruchev (ed.), Fundamentals of Paleontology. Vol. XI. Agnatha, Pisces. Izdatel'stvo "Nauka", Moscow 292-352

Parent taxon: Lamiostomatinae according to J. Herman 1975

See also Ebersole et al. 2019 and Glükman 1964

Sister taxon: Lamiostoma

Subtaxa: Macrorhizodus falcata Macrorhizodus praecursor

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Type: Oxyrhina falcata

Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Eocene of Egypt (15 collections), Senegal (1), Spain (1), Uzbekistan (1), Western Sahara (2)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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