Cestracion sulcatus Woodward 1889 (bullhead shark)

Chondrichthyes - Heterodontiformes - Heterodontidae

Full reference: A. S. Woodward. 1889. Catalogue of the Fossil Fishes in the British Museum (Natural History) Part 1 1-613

Belongs to Cestracion according to A. S. Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: Heterodontus cainozoicus, Heterodontus canaliculatus, Heterodontus carerens, Heterodontus duffini, Heterodontus havreensis, Heterodontus lerichei, Heterodontus lonzeensis, Heterodontus maisierensis, Heterodontus philippi, Heterodontus pineti, 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 novozelandicus

Type specimen: BMNH 25858, a set of teeth

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Cestracion sulcatus in the database

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