Glyphis Agassiz 1843 (river shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 15-16). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 157-390

Parent taxon: Carcharhinidae according to L. V. Compagno 2005

See also Jordan 1963

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

Subtaxa: Glyphis hastalis

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Type: Glyphis hastalis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Ceylon - Miocene (Miocene of Sri Lanka)

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