Tribodus Brito and Ferreira 1989 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes - Hybodontidae

Full reference: P. M. Brito and P. L. N. Ferreira. 1989. The first hybodont shark, Tribodus limae n.g., n.sp., from the Lower Cretaceous of Chapada do Araripe (North-East Brasil). Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciencias 61(1):53-57

Parent taxon: Hybodontidae according to P. M. Brito and P. L. N. Ferreira 1989

Sister taxa: Bdellodus, Dicrenodus, Egertonodus, Frangerodus, Hybodontinae, Miosynechodus, Priohybodus, Sphenonchus, Thaiodus

Subtaxa: Tribodus limae

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Type: Tribodus limae

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Brazil (1 collection), France (4)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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