Isurus sillimanii Gibbes 1847 (mako shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Lamnidae

Alternative combination: Oxyrhina sillimani

Belongs to Isurus according to O. P. Hay 1902

See also Eastman 1904

Sister taxa: Isurus desori, Isurus escheri, Isurus leptodon, Isurus minutus, Isurus moniwaensis, Isurus oxyrinchus, Isurus paucus, Isurus planus, Isurus praecursor, Isurus retroflexus, Isurus sanctaeclarae, Isurus spallanzani

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (3: Maryland collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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