Odontaspis teretidens

White, 1931

Classification: Elasmobranchii Lamniformes Odontaspididae

Reference of the original description
White, E.I. (1931)
The vertebrate faunas of the English Eocene. I. From the Thanet Sands to the Basement Bed of the London Clay. British Museum(Natural History): 121 p., 162 fig.

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Odontaspis (Synodontaspis) cuspidata teretidens WHITE, 1931, Fig. 16-44 in White, 1931

Odontaspis teretidens

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Citation: Odontaspis teretidens White, 1931: In: Database of fossil elasmobranch teeth www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 12/2021

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Original diagnose after White (1931) p. 53 [2532]: A small form of O. cuspidata usually with faint striae at base of inner face of crown; Lateral teeth with small and blunt lateral denticles and smaller and narrower crowns than in O. c. hopei Agassiz.

synonym of Sylvestrilamia teretidens after Cappetta & Nolf (2005) p. 250 [366];

Ruiz Muñoz, F. & Clauss Klamp, F.L. & González-Regalado, M.L. (1996)
Primeras consideraciones sobre los Condrichtios de la Formación "Arenas de Huelva". Stvdia Geológica Salmanticensia, 32: 129–139