Almascyllium Cappetta 1980 (carpet shark)

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes

Parent taxon: Orectolobiformes according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acanthoscyllium, Akaimia, Annea, Brachaeluridae, Brachaelurus, Cretorectolobus, Crossorhinidae, Dorsetoscyllium, Eostegostoma, Ginglymostomatidae, Hemiscylliidae, Heterophorcynus, Mesiteia, Orectolobidae, Orectoloboides, Orectolobus, Ornatoscyllium, Palaeobrachaelurus, Pararhincodon, Parascylliidae, Rhincodontidae, Rhinocodontidae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of France (1 collection), Lebanon (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.