Cretorectolobus olsoni Case 1978 (carpet shark)

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes

Full reference: G. R. Case. 1978. A new selachian fauna from the Judith River Formation (Campanian) of Montana. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 160(Lfg. 1-6):176-205

Belongs to Cretorectolobus according to G. R. Case 1978

See also Biddle 1993

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MTA 9, a tooth

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Cretaceous of Canada (1: Alberta collection), United States (19: Montana, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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