Petalodus linearis Agassiz 1838 (chimaera)

Chondrichthyes - Petalodontiformes - Petalodontidae

Alternative combination: Chomatodus linearis

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1838. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 11). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 73-140

Belongs to Petalodus according to A. S. Woodward 1889

See also Agassiz 1838, Hay 1902 and M'Coy 1855

Sister taxa: Petalodus acuminatus, Petalodus allegheniensis, Petalodus arcuatus, Petalodus curtus, Petalodus davisii, Petalodus flabellula, Petalodus grandis, Petalodus hastingsiae, Petalodus hybridus, Petalodus jewetti, Petalodus knappi, Petalodus linguifer, Petalodus ohioensis, Petalodus proximus, Petalodus sagittatus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Armagh ( of the United Kingdom)

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