Heptranchias andersoni Jordan 1907 (sevengill shark)

Chondrichthyes - Hexanchiformes - Hexanchidae

Full reference: D. S. Jordan. 1907. The fossil fishes of California, with supplementary notes on other species of extinct fishes. University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geology 5(7):95-144

Belongs to Heptranchias according to Jordan 1910

See also Jordan and Hanibal 1923

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

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Heptranchias andersoni in the database

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