Otodus (Megaselachus) megalodon

(AGASSIZ, 1837)

Classification: Elasmobranchii Lamniformes Otodontidae

Reference of the original description
AGASSIZ, L. (1843)
Recherches sur les poissons fossiles. Band 3 mit Tafeln

Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Carcharias giganteus, Carcharias grosseserratus, Carcharias incidens, Carcharias macrodon, Carcharias megalodon, Carcharias mexicanus, Carcharias polygurus, Carcharias polygyrus, Carcharias productus, Carcharias (Prionodon) incidens, Carcharocles aff. megalodon, Carcharocles aff. subauriculatus, Carcharocles megalodon, Carcharocles megalodon megalodon, Carcharocles productus, Carcharodon arcuatus, Carcharodon branneri, Carcharodon brevis, Carcharodon costae, Carcharodon crassidens, Carcharodon crassirhadix, Carcharodon crassus, Carcharodon gibbesi, Carcharodon gigas, Carcharodon helveticus, Carcharodon humilis, Carcharodon intermedius, Carcharodon latissimus, Carcharodon leviathan, Carcharodon megalodon, Carcharodon megalodon indica, Carcharodon megalodon megalodon, Carcharodon megalodon polygyra, Carcharodon megalodon productus, Carcharodon megalodon siculus, Carcharodon megalodon yamanarii, Carcharodon morricei, Carcharodon polygurus, Carcharodon polygyrus, Carcharodon productus, Carcharodon quenstedti, Carcharodon rectidens, Carcharodon rectideus, Carcharodon semiserratus, Carcharodon subauriculatus, Carcharodon tumidissimus, Carcharodon turicensis, Megaselachus arcuatus, Megaselachus auriculatus falciformis, Megaselachus branneri, Megaselachus brevis, Megaselachus crassidens, Megaselachus crassirhadix, Megaselachus crassus, Megaselachus gigas, Megaselachus heterodon, Megaselachus humilis, Megaselachus incidens, Megaselachus leviathan, Megaselachus megalodon, Megaselachus megalodon indicus, Megaselachus polygyrus, Megaselachus productus, Megaselachus rectidens, Megaselachus semiserratus, Megaselachus subauriculatus, Otodus megalodon, Procarcharodon aff. megalodon, Procarcharodon megalodon, Procarcharodon megalodon megalodon , Selache manzonii

Otodus (Megaselachus) megalodon

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Citation: Otodus (Megaselachus) megalodon (AGASSIZ, 1837): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras, www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 10/2018

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