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Sphyrna prisca Agassiz 1843 (hammerhead shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Sphyrnidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 133193

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

Belongs to Sphyrna according to A. S. Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: Sphyrna americana, Sphyrna denticulata, Sphyrna elongata, Sphyrna gibbesii, Sphyrna gilmorei, Sphyrna itoriensis, Sphyrna laevissima, Sphyrna lata, Sphyrna lewini, Sphyrna magna, Sphyrna media, Sphyrna tortilis, Sphyrna zygaena

Subtaxa: Sphyrna prisca eastmani

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore