Underwood, Charlie J; Mitchell, Simon F
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Geography and Geology
Serratolamna serrata (agassiz) (pisces, neoselachii) from the maastrichtian (late cretaceous) of Jamaica
Caribbean Journal of Earth Science
Date of Publication
Three teeth of the shark Serratolomna serrata (Agassiz) from the Guinea Corn Formation (Central Inlier) represent the first recorded occurrence of fossil sharks from Cretaceous rocks of Jamaica. This occurrence increases the known paleogeographical distribution of S. serrata, which appears to have been global. This species is largely knowh from the Upper Maastrichtian, which helps confirm the stratigraphic position of the Guinea Corn Formation.....