Lamna sulcata Geinitz 1843 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Lamnidae

Alternative combination: Otodus sulcatus

Belongs to Lamna according to J. T. Thurmond 1971

See also Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: Lamna acuminata, Lamna affinis, Lamna apiculata, Lamna barnitzkei, Lamna bronnii, Lamna clavata, Lamna complanata, Lamna compressa, Lamna cornubicus, Lamna crassa, Lamna crassidens, Lamna denticulata, Lamna divergens, Lamna lata, Lamna lerichei, Lamna macrorhiza, Lamna manitobensis, Lamna marginalis, Lamna mediavia, Lamna mudgei, Lamna ornata, Lamna quinquelateralis, Lamna rupeliensis, Lamna serra, Lamna trigonata, Lamna twiggsensis, Lamna vincenti

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Egypt (1 collection), United States (9: Texas)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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