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    • Carcharhinus macloti, the Hardnose shark is one of the most common small Carcharhinus species at Lee Creek from the Pungo River. 

    Taxonomy

    Hardnose Shark

    Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
    Class: Chondrichthyes
    Order: Carcharhiniformes
    Family: Carcharhinidae
    Genus: Carcharhinus
    Species: C. macloti
    Author Citation J.P. Muller & Henle, 1839

    Geological Time Scale

    Eon: Phanerozoic
    Era: Cenozoic
    Period: Neogene
    Epoch: Miocene

    Stratigraphy

    Pungo River Formation

    Provenance

    Collector: Don Rideout
    Date Collected: 10/25/2012
    Acquired by: Field Collection

    Dimensions

    Blank: 5.5mm
    Width: 6mm

    Location

    Lee Creek Mine
    Beaufort County
    North Carolina
    United States

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    Carcharhinus macloti, the Hardnose shark is one of the most common small Carcharhinus species at Lee Creek from the Pungo River. 



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