Centrodus M'Coy 1848 (bullhead shark)

Chondrichthyes - Heterodontiformes - Heterodontidae

Full reference: F. M'Coy. 1848. On some new Fossil Fish of the Carboniferous Period. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Second Series 2:1-10

Parent taxon: Heterodontidae according to D. S. Jordan 1963

Sister taxa: Acrodonchus, Amacanthus, Centracion, Chalazacanthus, Cosmacanthus, Drepanephorus, Echinodus, Gyropleurodus, Heterodontus, Hoplonchus, Hybodopsis, Lepracanthus, Lispacanthus, Paracestracion, Proheterodontus, Psilacanthus, Pycnacanthus, Rhabdiodus, Selachidea, Strongyliscus, Strophodus, Styracodus, Tropidodus

Subtaxa: Centrodus striatulus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Carluke, Lanarkshire ( of the United Kingdom)

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