Paracestracion Koken in Zittel 1911 (bullhead shark)

Chondrichthyes - Heterodontiformes - Heterodontidae

Parent taxon: Heterodontidae according to J. Kriwet et al. 2009

See also Kriwet 2008, Underwood 2002 and Underwood and Ward 2004

Sister taxa: Acrodonchus, Amacanthus, Centracion, Centrodus, Chalazacanthus, Cosmacanthus, Drepanephorus, Echinodus, Gyropleurodus, Heterodontus, Hoplonchus, Hybodopsis, Lepracanthus, Lispacanthus, Proheterodontus, Psilacanthus, Pycnacanthus, Rhabdiodus, Selachidea, Strongyliscus, Strophodus, Styracodus, Tropidodus

Subtaxa: Paracestracion bellis Paracestracion falcifer Paracestracion sarstedensis Paracestracion viohli

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of France (1 collection), Germany (2), Luxembourg (3), the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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