Updates
 
09 April 2012
Update Eocene of Belgium
Added images Brussel Sand Formation
Otodus, Macrorhizodus, Isurolamna, Edaphodon, Pristis, Myliobatis, Jaekelotodus, Striatolamia...
 
 
20 July 2011
Update Eocene of Belgium
Carcharhiniformes, Archaeomanta, Pachygaleus, Protoginglymostoma, Sylvestrilamia, ...
 
Literature list (PDF), exported from my database - will be updated on a regular basis.
 
14 February 2010
 
Albian: Dwardius, Archaeolamna & Protolamna
Cenomano-Turonian: Protolamna, Cardabiodon, Cretoxyrhina, Cretodus
Campanian: Protolamna
Maastrichtian: Protolamna & Serratolamna
 
03 January 2010
Update Oosterzele, Middle Eocene of Belgium
Isurolamna, Macrorhizodus, Usakias, Xiphodolamia, Hexanchidae
 
06 May 2009
Pliocene, Somniosus microcephalus
Oligocene, Parotodus benedeni
 
08 April 2009
Pliocene section, Galeocerdo & Parotodus
 
24 March 2009
Miocene, Parotodus benedeni
 
12 March 2009
Miocene, Pachyscyllium dachiardi
Miocene, Premontreia (Oxyscyllium) distans
Miocene, Cetorhinus cf. maximus
 
08 February 2009
Pliocene, Sphyrna cf. zygaena
Miocene, Alopias cf. latidens
Miocene, Isistius cf. triangulus
Miocene, Hemipristis serra
Palaeocene, Orpodon heersensis
 
29 December 2008
Eocene, Squalus smithi
Oligocene, Raja cecilae
Pliocene, "Alopias" grandis
 
11 April 2008
Pliocene, Oxynotus aff. centrina new specimen
 
31 March 2008
Pliocene, Cetorhinus cf. parvus
 
26 March 2008
"Alopias" grandis NEW specimen
Miocene, Megaselachus megalodon 
 
28 February 2008
A partially serrated Carcharoides catticus
"Alopias" grandis
reported from Belgium!

Pliocene, Lamna nasus
Pliocene,
Isurus retroflexus

* Oorderen Sand Mbr.
 
04 February 2008
A second tooth of Woellsteinia oligocaena

Galeocerdo latidens, Brussel Sand Formation
Oxynotus aff. centrina, Pliocene
 
22 December 2007
First reported Woellsteinia oligocaena from Belgium!
Palaeocene, Mennerotodus sp.
 
2nd October 2007
Cretalamna appendiculata
var. lata
Palaeohypotodus bronni
ti
Squalicorax bassanii

Miocene, Notorynchus symphyseal tooth
 
31 August 2007
Partial systematic update

Carcharoides catticus
(Mio- and Pliocene)
Pliocene, shark vertebrae
Pliocene squaliformes
Eocene, Odontaspis winkleri
Eocene, Jaekelotodus trigonalis
Maastrichtian, Squalicorax pristodontus
 
16 June 2007
Miocene
section
Odontaspis reticulata
 
14 February 2007
.Carcharias cuspidata
...intermediate teeth added
 
18 December 2006
Oligocene section...
.Carcharias cuspidata
 
09 November 2006
Pliocene section:
Hexanchidae
symphyseal tooth
Alopias exigua
Somniosus
4 new specimens
 
08 November 2006
Turonian section:
Heterodontus canaliculatus
Protoscyliorhinus bettrechiensis
Scyliorhinus elongatus
Cantioscyllium decipiens
 
27 August 2006
Cosmopolitodus flandricus
Anomotodon plicatus
Pararhincodon ypresiensis

Megachasma cf pelagios
NEW specimen!
 
04 May 2006
"Synechodus" hesbayensis
 
16 April 2006
Oligocene section...
.Carcharias acutissima
Linkpage 
 
17 March 2006
Pachygaleus lefevrei
Jaekelotodus robustus 
 
10 March 2006
Hypotodus verticalis
Brachycarcharias lerichei
Striatolamia striata
 
06 March 2006
Pararhincodon cf crochardi  
 

04
March 2006
Megachasma cf pelagios
NEW specimen!
 
01 March 2006
Glueckmanotodus heinzelini
 

27 February 2006

A joint effort with Jim Bourdon and Steve Cunningham
on elasmo.com

A Review of and Comments on Cappetta & Nolf 2005
Bourdon, Cunningham & De Schutter © 2006

 
01 February 2006
Hexanchus cf. griseus
Megachasma cf pelagios found in Belgium!
 
 
List of publications
 
 
ISERBYT, A. & DE SCHUTTER, P., 2012. Quantitative analysis of Elasmobranch assemblages from two successive Ypresian (early Eocene) facies at Marke, western Belgium. Geologica Belgica, 15(3): 146-153.
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DE SCHUTTER, P. & WIJNKER, E., 2012. Large Centrophorus (Chondrichthyes, Squaliformes) of the Belgian Neogene continental shelf. Geologica Belgica, 15(1-2): 26-35.
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DE SCHUTTER, P., 2011. Carcharias vorax (Le Hon, 1871) (Chondrichthyes, Lamniformes), from the Miocene of Belgium: redescription and designation of a neotype and paraneotype. Geologica Belgica, 14(3-4): 175-192. 
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VAN DEN EECKHAUT, G. & DE SCHUTTER, P., 2009. The Elasmobranch Fauna of the Lede Sand Formation at Oosterzele (Lutetian, Middle Eocene of Belgium). Palaeofocus, 1: 1-57, 2 figures, 2 tables, 22 plates - ISSN 2030-8426.
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DE SCHUTTER, P., 2009. The presence of Megachasma (Chondrichthyes: Lamniformes) in the Neogene of Belgium, first occurrence in Europe. Geologica Belgica, 12(3-4): 179-203. 
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