Lamna divergens Egerton 1845 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Lamnidae

Alternative combination: Otodus divergens

Belongs to Lamna according to A. S. 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 lata, Lamna lerichei, Lamna macrorhiza, Lamna manitobensis, Lamna marginalis, Lamna mediavia, Lamna mudgei, Lamna ornata, Lamna quinquelateralis, Lamna rupeliensis, Lamna serra, Lamna sulcata, Lamna trigonata, Lamna twiggsensis, Lamna vincenti

Type specimen: BMNH P.593, a tooth

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Lamna divergens in the database

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