Akaimia Rees 2010 (carpet shark)

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes

Full reference: J. Rees. 2010. Neoselachian Sharks from the Callovian-Oxfordian (Jurassic) of Ogrodzieniec Zawiercie Region, Southern Poland. Palaeontology 53(4):887-902

Parent taxon: Orectolobiformes according to J. Rees 2010

Sister taxa: Acanthoscyllium, Almascyllium, Annea, Brachaeluridae, Brachaelurus, Cretorectolobus, Crossorhinidae, Dorsetoscyllium, Eostegostoma, Ginglymostomatidae, Hemiscylliidae, Heterophorcynus, Mesiteia, Orectolobidae, Orectoloboides, Orectolobus, Ornatoscyllium, Palaeobrachaelurus, Pararhincodon, Parascylliidae, Rhincodontidae, Rhinocodontidae

Subtaxa: Akaimia altucuspis

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Poland (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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