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  • C ~symmetric, base with keel
    very large mouth
    5 extremely long gill slits
  • D2 origin ~over A origin
    top lip folds v short
    no crests before A
  • heavy
    snout cónical
    D1 origin over pectoral margin
    tail base 1 keel
    teeth triangular, serrated
  • head very long
    snout very short, wide & flat
    C long top lobe, bottom lobe short & strong
    mouth very large & long, opens at front
    teeth very small, many rows