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Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque 1810 (mako shark)

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Lamnidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 83168

Alternative combination: Isurus oxyrhinchus

Belongs to Isurus according to R. W. Boessenecker 2011

Sister taxa: Isurus desori, Isurus escheri, Isurus leptodon, Isurus praecursor, Isurus smithii, Isurus spallanzani, Isurus tumulus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore