Heptranchias perlo Bonnaterre 1788 (sevengill shark)

Chondrichthyes - Hexanchiformes - Hexanchidae

Belongs to Heptranchias according to P. J. Bonnaterre 1788

See also Carnevale 2007

Sister taxa: Heptranchias andersoni, Heptranchias cinereus, Heptranchias ezoensis, Heptranchias howelli

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Brazil (1 collection)

• Miocene of Costa Rica (1), Italy (1), Panama (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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