Scyllium tumidens Woodward 1889 (shark)

Chondrichthyes - Scyllidae

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

Belongs to Scyllium according to A. S. Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: Scyliorhinus distans, Scyliorhinus fossilis, Scyliorhinus gilberti, Scyliorhinus minutissimus, Scyliorhinus pattersoni, Scylliorhinus gracilis, Scylliorhinus planidens, Scylliorhinus rugosus, Scyllium elongatum, Scyllium dubium, Scyllium curtirostre, Scyllium angustum, Scyllium antiquum

Type specimen: BMNH P.4777, a skeleton

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Clay Pit, Engelbostel, Hannover (Cretaceous of Germany)

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