Cetorhinidae


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Cetorhinidae

[‚sēd·ə′rīn·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The basking sharks, a family of large, galeoid elasmobranchs of the isurid line.
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The Family Cetorhinidae includes two extinct genera, Pseudocetorhinus Duffin, 1998, and Keasius Welton, 2013.
Miocene basking sharks (Lamniformes: Cetorhinidae) from the Chesapeake Group of Maryland and Virginia.
A partial skeleton of Cetorhinus parvus Leriche, 1910 (Chondrichthyes, Cetorhinidae) from the Oligocene of Germany.