FHSM VP-18033
Cretoxyrhina mantelli (Agassiz, L., 1843)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Cretoxyrhina
Phylum
Chordata
Species
mantelli
Class
Chondrichthyes
Author
Agassiz, L.
Order
Lamniformes
Year
1843
Family
Cretoxyrhinidae
Collected by
Shimada, K.
Date Collected
2012
Identified By
Shimada, K.
Date Identified
2012
Type
Number of Pieces
5
Description
Skull; Teeth, (5)

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Iowa
County
Plymoth
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Colorado
Formation
Greenhorn
Member
Basal
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna
Upton

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Mesozoic
Latest Era
Mesozoic
Earliest Period
Cretaceous
Latest Period
Cretaceous
Earliest Epoch
Upper
Latest Epoch
Upper
Earliest Age
?Turonian
Latest Age
?Turonian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone

Publications (1 of 1)

Gorman, K.L., Shimada, K. & Witzke, B.J.. 2014. Late Cretaceous Marine Fishes from the Basal Green Horn Limestone in Western Iowa. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science , 117:91-99