Egertonodus Maisey 1987 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes - Hybodontidae

Full reference: J. G. Maisey. 1987. Cranial anatomy of the Lower Jurassic shark Hybodus reticulatus (Chondrichthyes: Elasmobranchii), with comments on hybodontid systematics. American Museum Novitates 2878:1-19

Parent taxon: Hybodontidae according to C. J. Underwood and J. Rees 2002

See also Maisey 1987

Sister taxa: Bdellodus, Dicrenodus, Frangerodus, Hybodontinae, Miosynechodus, Priohybodus, Sphenonchus, Thaiodus, Tribodus

Subtaxa: Egertonodus basanus Egertonodus duffini Egertonodus fraasi

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Germany (1 collection), Morocco (1), Spain (1), Sweden (2), Tunisia (1), the United Kingdom (21), United States (3: Maryland, Wyoming)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of Morocco (5)

• Jurassic of France (1)

Total: 36 collections each including a single occurrence

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