Heterodontus pineti Fedorowski 1912 (bullhead shark)

Chondrichthyes - Heterodontiformes - Heterodontidae

Full reference: J. A. Fedorowski. 1912. Zeuglodon-Reste aus dem Kreise Zmijew, Gouvernement Charkow. Arbeiten der Naturforscher-Gesellschaft an der Kaiserlichen Universitat Charkow 45:253-287

Belongs to Heterodontus according to G. R. Case 1981

Sister taxa: Heterodontus cainozoicus, Heterodontus canaliculatus, Heterodontus carerens, Heterodontus duffini, Heterodontus havreensis, Heterodontus lerichei, Heterodontus lonzeensis, Heterodontus maisierensis, Heterodontus philippi, Heterodontus portujacksoni, Heterodontus rugosus, Heterodontus semirugosus, Heterodontus sowasheense, Heterodontus upnikensis, Heterodontus wardensis, Heterodontus woodwardi, Cestracion cainozoicus, Cestracion vincenti, Cestracion coleridgensis, Cestracion elongatus, Cestracion francisci, Cestracion longidens, Cestracion sulcatus, Cestracion novozelandicus

Type specimen: USNM 23501, a tooth

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Ouachita River (Eocene of Louisiana)

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