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Oxyprinichthys Ameghino 1901 (mackerel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Lamnidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 123436

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

Parent taxon: Lamnidae according to F. Ameghino 1901

Sister taxa: Alopecias, Carcharodon, Corax, Exoles, Isurus, Lamna, Parotodus, Plectrostoma, Selanonius

Subtaxa: Oxyprinichthys aprioniferus, Oxyprinichthys prioniferus

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Type: Oxyprinichthys prioniferus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore