|Named By:||Henri Cappetta in 1987|
|Time Period:||Late Cretaceous|
|Location:||North America. Europe. North Africa|
|Size:||S. falcatus known to at least be 1.9 meters long. Estimates from larger tooth specimens indicates up to 5 meters long|
|Fossil(s):||Mostly teeth, one articulated skeleton|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Chondrichthyes | Lamniformes | Anacoracidae ||
Squalicorax is a genus of extinct lamniform shark known to have lived during the Cretaceous period.