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Type and Figured Fossil Collection

Specimen Details

cf. Scapanorhynchus sp.

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BAS specimen number
DJ.172.11

Type Status
None

Higher Taxonomy
Kingdom Animalia 
Subphylum Vertebrata 
Class Chondrichthyes 
Subclass Elasmobranchii 
Superorder Selachimorpha 
Order Lamniformes 
Life Life 

Chronostratigraphy
?late Campanian - Early Maastrichtian

Lithostratigraphy
No data available.

Locality
Lachman Crags


Citations

  • Kriwet, J., Lirio, J.M., Nunez, H.J., Puceat, E., Lecuyer, C. (2006)
    Late Cretaceous Antarctic fish diversity
    Cretaceous-Tertiary high-latitude palaeoenvironments: James Ross Basin, Antarctica, 83-100
    p. 87, Figs. 2i&j; pp. 88-89

Note
The data provided on this page is taken from the most recent publication citing this specimen. Taxonomic names and geological ages are largely subjective and may have been assigned differently in previous publications.