Paranomotodon Herman 1975 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes

Parent taxon: Lamniformes according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Anacoracidae, Archaeolamnidae, Carchariidae, Carchariolamna, Cardabiodontidae, Cetorhinidae, Cretoxyrhinidae, Eoptolamnidae, Hispidaspis, Isurolamna, Lamnidae, Megachasmidae, Microcorax, Odontaspididae, Otodontidae, Palaeocarcharias, Pseudocarcharidae, Pseudocarchariidae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of the Czech Republic (2 collections), France (3), Spain (1), Sweden (4), United States (8: Delaware, New Jersey, New Mexico)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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