Rhombodus ibericus Kriwet et al. 2007 (stingray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Rhombodontidae

Full reference: J. Kriwet, R. Soler-Gijón, and N. López-Martínez. 2007. Neoselachians from the upper Campanian and lower Maatrichtian (Upper Cretaceous) of the southern Pyrenees, northern Spain. Palaeontology 50(5):1051-1071

Belongs to Rhombodus according to J. Kriwet et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Rhombodus andriesi, Rhombodus binkhorsti, Rhombodus bondoni, Rhombodus carentonensis, Rhombodus laevis, Rhombodus meridionalis, Rhombodus microdon

Type specimen: FONT6-P-027, a tooth. Its type locality is Fontllonga 6, which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial sandstone in the Figuerola Formation of Spain.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Spain (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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