Harpagofututor volsellorhinus Lund 1982 (chimaera)

Chondrichthyes - Chondrenchelyiformes - Chondrenchelyidae

Full reference: R. Lund. 1982. Harpagofututor volsellorhinus new genus and species (Chondrichthyes, Chondrenchelyiformes) from the Namurian Bear Gulch Limestone, Chondrenchelys problematica Traquair (Visean), and their sexual dimorphism. Journal of Paleontology 56(4):938-958

Belongs to Harpagofututor according to R. Lund 1982

See also Grogan and Lund 1997

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MV 5371, a skeleton (part and counterpart of complete male). Its type locality is Bear Gulch (Carnegie Museum Collection), which is in an Arnsbergian open shallow subtidal limestone in the Heath Formation of Montana.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Carboniferous of United States (7: Montana collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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