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Carcharoides Ameghino 1901 (sand tiger shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Odontaspididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34604

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1901. L' age des Formations sedimentaires de Patagonie. Anales de la Sociedad Cientifica Argentina 52:189-197

Parent taxon: Odontaspinae according to J. Herman 1975

Sister taxa: Parodontaspis, Priodontaspis, Pseudoisurus, Striatolamia, Synodontaspis

Subtaxa: Carcharoides catticus, Carcharoides totuserratus

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Type: Carcharoides totuserratus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore