Centrophoroides Davis 1887 (dogfish shark)

Chondrichthyes - Plagiostomi - Squalidae

Parent taxon: Squalidae according to D. S. Jordan 1963

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acanthias, Acanthidium, Acanthorhinus, Atractophorus, Centroscyllium, Dalatiinae, Entoxychirus, Lepidorhinus, Machephilus, Megasqualus, Nasisqualus, Paracentroscyllium, Protosqualus, Scymnodon, Spinax, Squalinae, Squalus, Trigonognathus, Zameus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Chile (1 collection), Germany (1), United States (12: Wyoming)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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