Lamna lerichei Casier 1946 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Lamnidae

Belongs to Lamna according to Casier 1946

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 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

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (13 collections), United States (2: Alabama, Mississippi)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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