Asteroptychius ornatus Agassiz 1843 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Ctenacanthiformes

Belongs to Asteroptychius according to O. P. Hay 1902

See also M'Coy 1855 and Woodward 1891

Sister taxa: Asteroptychius bellulus, Asteroptychius bellus, Asteroptychius elegans, Asteroptychius gracilis, Asteroptychius keokuk, Asteroptychius sanctiludovici, Asteroptychius semiornatus, Asteroptychius tenellus, Asteroptychius tenuis, Asteroptychius triangularis, Asteroptychius vetustus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Mississippian of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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