Lamniform Sharks – Cardabiodon ricki
Research Projects | Updated 3 years ago
Earth and Planetary sciences are currently performing a research project examining the growth rate, size at birth and age at death of the 95 million-year-old, giant lamniform shark Cardabiodon ricki. This species is based on material found near Exmouth, Western Australia. The project is a collaboration including researchers from WAM and the Tyrell Museum, Alberta, Canada.