Plicatolamna Herman 1975 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Cretoxyrhinidae

Parent taxon: Cretoxyrhinidae according to G. R. Case 1979

See also Case 1978

Sister taxa: Cretodus, Cretolamna, Cretoxyrhina, Dallasiella, Paraisurus, Serratolamna

Subtaxa: Plicatolamna arcuata

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Japan (1 collection), Lebanon (2), United States (26: Delaware, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 29 collections each including a single occurrence

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