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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: Odontaspididae according to B. W. Kent 2018

Sister taxa: Araloselachus, Brachycarcharias, Carcharias, Cenocarcharias, Eostriatolamia, Glueckmanotodus, Hypotodus, Lamninae, Mennerotodus, Odontaspinae, Odontaspis, Orpodon, Palaeohypotodus, Pseudodontaspis, Sylvestrilamia, Tethylamna

Subtaxa: Carcharoides catticus, Carcharoides tenuidens, Carcharoides totuserratus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore