Animalia > Chordata > Elasmobranchii > Lamniformes > Cretoxyrhinidae


Wikipedia Abstract

Cretoxyrhinidae is an extinct family of sharks. Members of this family include Cretoxyrhina, a genus from the Cretaceous,Palaeocarcharodon, and possibly Cretolamna, which was the possible ancestor of many famous shark families such as the lamnids and otodontids.
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Archaeolamna (4)
Cretodus (4)
Cretoxyrhina (4)
Dallasiella (1)

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External References

Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0