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Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque 1810 (mako shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Lamnidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 83168

Alternative combinations: Isurus oxyrhinchus, Isurus oxyrhynchus

Synonyms: Isurus desorii Agassiz 1843 (no. 230655), Oxyrhina desori Agassiz 1843 (no. 132703), Oxyrhina desorii Agassiz 1843 (no. 80594), Oxyrhina grandis Davis 1888 (no. 389651), Oxyrhina leptodon Agassiz 1843 (no. 97250), Oxyrhina minutus Cope 1875 (no. 230652), Oxyrhina spallanzanii Bonaparte 1841 (no. 390257)

Belongs to Isurus according to W. Landini et al. 2019

Sister taxa: Isurus desori, Isurus escheri, Isurus leptodon, Isurus minutus, Isurus moniwaensis, Isurus paucus, Isurus planus, Isurus praecursor, Isurus retroflexus, Isurus sanctaeclarae, Isurus sillimanii, Isurus spallanzani

Ecology: nektonic carnivore