The Palaeocene of Belgium & France.
(Selandian & Thanetian)
   
   
 
   
 
LAMNIDAE Bonaparte, 1835
Isurolamna affinis (Casier, 1946)
 
Isurolamna inflata (Leriche, 1905)
 
 
OTODONTIDAE Glickman 1964
Otodus obliquus Agassiz, 1843
Cretalamna pachyrhiza (Herman, 1977)
 

Cretalamna sp.

 
MITSUKURINIDAE Jordan 1898
Anomotodon novus (Winkler, 1874)
MITSUKURINIDAE sensu Siverson (1995)
Striatolamia striata (Winkler, 1874)
 
 
ODONTASPIDIDAE Müller & Henle 1839 **
Brachycarcharias lerichei (Casier, 1946) [Lamna lerichei]
 
Odontaspis winkleri Leriche, 1905
 
Sylvestrilamia teretidens (White, 1931) [Carcharias teretidens]
 
Orpodon heersensis (Herman, 1972)
 
Palaeohypotodus rutoti (Winkler, 1874)
 
 
(JAEKELOTODONTIDAE Glickman 1964)
Jaekelotodus robustus (Leriche, 1921) [Hypotodus robustus]
Glueckmanotodus heinzelini (Casier, 1967)
Mennerotodus sp.
 
GINGLYMOSTOMATIDAE Gill 1862
Delpitoscyllium africanum (Leriche, 1927)
 
 
BRACHAELURIDAE Applegate 1972
Brachaelurus templeuvensis Moreau & Mathis, 2000
 
 
PARASCYLLIDAE Gill 1962
 
 
HEMISCYLLIIDAE Gill 1862
Chiloscyllium minutum (Daimeries, 1888)
 
HETERODONTIDAE Gray 1851
Heterodontus lerichei Casier, 1943
 
 
TRIAKIDAE Gray 1851
Pachygaleus lefevrei (Daimeries, 1891) [Galeorhinus lefevrei]
 
Palaeogaleus vincenti (Daimeries, 1888)
 
Mustelus biddlei Bault & Genault, 1995
 
 
CARCHARHINIDAE Jordan & Evermann 1896
Abdounia biauriculata (Casier, 1946)
Physogaleus secundus (Winkler, 1874)
 
SCYLIORHINIDAE Gill 1862
Premontreia (Oxyscyllium) gilberti (Casier, 1946) [Scyliorhinus gilberti]
Scyliorhinus sp.
 
PALAEOSPINACIDAE Regan 1906
"Synechodus" hesbayensis Casier, 1943
[= P. eocaenus in Cappetta, 2006]
 
Paraorthacodus eocaenus (Leriche, 1902)
 
 
SQUATINIDAE Bonaparte 1838
Squatina prima (Winkler, 1874)
 
 
SQUALIDAE Bonaparte 1834
Squalus minor (Daimeries, 1888)
 
Megasqualus orpiensis (Winkler, 1874)
 
 
HEXANCHIDAE Gray 1851
Notidanodon loozi (Vincent, 1876)
 
 
 
 
 
MYLIOBATIDAE Bonaparte 1838
Myliobatis dixoni Agassiz, 1843
DASYATIDAE Jordan 1888
Hypolophodon sylvestris (White, 1931)
MOBULIDAE GILL 1893
Burnhamia daviesi (Woodward, 1889)
TORPEDINIDAE Bonaparte 1838
Torpedo dormaalensis Smith 1999
   
   

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** Identification of the Palaeogene Odontaspididae is largely based on:

CAPPETTA, H. & NOLF, D., 2005. Révision de quelques Odontaspididae (Neoselachii: Lamniformes) du Paléocène et de l'Eocène du Bassin de la mer du Nord. (Revision of some Odontaspididae (Neoselachii: Lamniformes) from the Palaeocene and Eocene of the North Sea Basin). Bulletin de l'institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre/Aardwetenschappen, 75: 237-266.

On elasmo.com: A Review of and Comments on Cappetta & Nolf 2005
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