Xystracanthus major Waagen 1879 (cartilaginous fish)

Chondrichthyes

Full reference: W. H. Waagen. 1879. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part I. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(1):1-72

Belongs to Xystracanthus according to W. H. Waagen 1879

Sister taxa: Xystracanthus acinaciformis, Xystracanthus anceps, Xystracanthus giganteus, Xystracanthus gracilis, Xystracanthus mirabilis, Xystracanthus reversus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Musakheyl, Salt Range, which is in a Wuchiapingian/Changhsingian marine limestone in Pakistan

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Musakheyl, Salt Range

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