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Xiphodolamia Leidy 1877 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Isuroidea - Lamiostomatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34636

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1877. Description of vertebrate remains, chiefly from the phosphate beds of South Carolina. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 8:209-260

Parent taxon: Xiphodolamiinae according to J. Herman 1975

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Xiphodolamia barbadica, Xiphodolamia ensis, Xiphodolamia eocaena, Xiphodolamia serrata

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Type: Xiphodolamia ensis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore