Odontaspis sanguinei

Case, 1978


Classification: Elasmobranchii Lamniformes Odontaspididae

Reference of the original description
Case, G.R. (1978)
A new selachian fauna from the Judith River Formation (Campanian) of Montana. Palaeontographica, Abt. A, 160(1–6), 176–205

Types
Odontaspis sanguinei
Holotype: USTL: MTA 15; Paratype: USTL: MTA 16;


Description:


Citation: Odontaspis sanguinei Case, 1978: In: Database of fossil elasmobranch teeth www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 12/2021

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Description
Original diagnose after Case (1978) p. 190 [388]: Teeth of average size, larger than Odontaspis hardingi CAPPETTA & CASE (1975b), which it closely resembles. The main difference between O. sanguinei n. sp. and O. hardingi is in the structure of the lateral cusplets on either side of the central cusp of the tooth

Remarks
valid after Case (1978) p. 190 [388];


References
Case, G.R. (1978)
A new selachian fauna from the Judith River Formation (Campanian) of Montana. Palaeontographica, Abt. A, 160(1–6), 176–205