Orectoloboides Cappetta 1977 (carpet shark)

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes

Parent taxon: Orectolobiformes according to D. Thies 1983

See also Biddle 1993 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acanthoscyllium, Akaimia, Almascyllium, Annea, Brachaeluridae, Brachaelurus, Cretorectolobus, Crossorhinidae, Dorsetoscyllium, Eostegostoma, Hemiscylliidae, Heterophorcynus, Mesiteia, Orectoloboidei, Ornatoscyllium, Palaeobrachaelurus, Pararhincodon, Parascylliidae, Rhincodontidae, Rhinocodontidae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Angoumé, 1 (Eocene to Eocene of France)

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