Carcharhinus de Blainville 1816 (requiem shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae

Parent taxon: Carcharhinidae according to B. W. Kent 2018

See also Adnet et al. 2007, Cicimurri and Knight 2009, Compagno 2005, Hastings and Dooley 2017, Jordan 1907, Jordan 1963, Jordan and Gilbert 1919, Kriwet 2005, Purdy et al. 2001, Sepkoski 2002, Szabo et al. 2017 and White 1926

Sister taxa: Abdounia, Alopiopsis, Aprionodon, Eogaleus, Galeocerdo, Glyphis, Hypoprion, Isogomphodon, Lamiopsis, Loxodon, Misrichthys, Nasolamia, Negaprion, Physogaleus, Prionace, Rhizoprionodon, Scoliodon, Scoliodontinae, Triaenodon

Subtaxa: Carcharhinus ackermani Carcharhinus balochenisis Carcharhinus egertoni Carcharhinus falciformis Carcharhinus gibbesi Carcharhinus gilmorei Carcharhinus leucas Carcharhinus macloti Carcharhinus marcaisi Carcharhinus nigeriensis Carcharhinus obscurus Carcharhinus perezii Carcharhinus perseus Carcharhinus plumbeus Carcharhinus priscus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Brazil (1 collection), Japan (3), United States (10: Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Virginia)

• Pliocene of Angola (1), Australia (2), Chile (1), Ecuador (3), Italy (1), Japan (1), Libya (1), Mexico (3), the Netherlands (1), Portugal (1), United States (5: California, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina)

• MN 13 of Portugal (2)

• Hemphillian of Costa Rica (1), United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Australia (1), Chile (1), Mexico (1), Panama (1)

• Miocene of Argentina (2), Australia (4), Austria (7), Brazil (5), Colombia (1), Costa Rica (3), the Czech Republic (1), France (9), Grenada (5), India (7), Japan (25), Malta (4), Mexico (4), the Netherlands (1), Pakistan (1), Panama (26), Peru (9), Poland (1), Portugal (5), Saudi Arabia (1), Slovakia (2), South Africa (1), Spain (1), United States (26: California, Delaware, Florida, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia), Uruguay (2), Venezuela (7)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), Egypt (2), Japan (1), Pakistan (6), United States (4: California, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina)

• Eocene of Antarctica (2), Egypt (23), India (1), Jordan (1), Nigeria (2), Pakistan (1), United States (14: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas), Western Sahara (2)

Total: 262 collections including 417 occurrences

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