- Common Name:
- Xiphactinus Audax
- Scientific Name:
- Xiphactinus audax
- Prehistoric Animals
- Length: up to 17 feet
A 13-foot-long (4-meter-long) Xiphactinus could open its jaw wide enough to swallow six-foot-long (two-meter-long) fish whole, but it itself was occasionally prey to the shark Cretoxyrhina.
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