Orodus ipeunaensis Chahud et al. 2010 (chimaera)

Chondrichthyes - Orodontiformes - Orodontidae

Full reference: A. Chahud, T. R. Fairchild, and S. Petri. 2010. Chondrichthyans from the base of the Irati Formation (Early Permian, Paraná Basin), São Paulo, Brazil. Gondwana Research 18:528-537

Belongs to Orodus according to A. Chahud et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Orodus alleni, Orodus carinatus, Orodus catenatus, Orodus cinctus, Orodus colletti, Orodus corrugatus, Orodus daedalus, Orodus decussatus, Orodus elegantulus, Orodus elongatus, Orodus fastigiatus, Orodus gibbosus, Orodus gibbus, Orodus greggi, Orodus intermedius, Orodus major, Orodus mammillaris, Orodus micropterygius, Orodus minutus, Orodus moniliformis, Orodus neglectus, Orodus ornatus, Orodus parallelus, Orodus parvulus, Orodus plicatus, Orodus ramosus, Orodus tenuis, Orodus tuberculatus, Orodus turgidus, Orodus variabilis, Orodus varicostatus

Type specimen: GP/2T-205, a tooth. Its type locality is Rio Cabeça, Santa Maria Homestead, which is in an Artinskian lacustrine sandstone in the Irati Formation of Brazil.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Rio Cabeça, Santa Maria Homestead

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