Deltodus sublaevis Agassiz 1843 (chimaera)

Chondrichthyes - Cochliodontiformes - Cochliodontidae

Alternative combinations: Paecilodus sublaevis, Poecilodus sublaevis

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 15-16). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 157-390

Belongs to Deltodus according to A. S. Woodward 1889

See also Agassiz 1843, Elliott et al. 2004, Hay 1902 and M'Coy 1855

Sister taxa: Deltodus alatus, Deltodus angularis, Deltodus cinctulus, Deltodus cinctus, Deltodus cingulatus, Deltodus concha, Deltodus contortus, Deltodus costatus, Deltodus fasciatus, Deltodus gibbus, Deltodus grandis, Deltodus inornatus, Deltodus intermedius, Deltodus latior, Deltodus littoni, Deltodus mercurei, Deltodus obliquus, Deltodus parvus, Deltodus planidens, Deltodus powellii, Deltodus propinquus, Deltodus rugosus, Deltodus spatulatus, Deltodus trilobus, Deltodus undulatus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of United States (1: Arizona collection)

• Mississippian of the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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