Premontreia Cappetta 1992 (cat shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Scyliorhinidae

Full reference: H. Cappetta. 1992. Carcharhiniformes nouveaux (Chondrichthyes, Neoselachii) de l'Ypresien du Bassin de Paris. Geobios 25(2):639-646

Parent taxon: Scyliorhinidae according to T. Malyshkina 2006

See also Cappetta 1992, Case et al. 2015, Malyshkina 2006, Mollen 2008 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Apristurus, Bythaelurus, Crassescyliorhinus, Foumtizia, Haploblepharus, Megascyliorhininae, Microscyliorhinus, Orthodon, Palaeoscyllium, Paramaturus, Parascyllium, Premontreinae, Proscyllium, Pseudotriacis, Pteroscylliinae, Pteroscyllium, Scyliorhinotheca, Scylliodus, Scylliorhininae, Thyellina

Subtaxa: Premontreia (Oxyscyllium) Premontreia (Premontreia) Premontreia degremonti

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• MN 13 of Portugal (2 collections)

• Miocene of Panama (1), Portugal (1)

• Eocene of Belgium (1), Egypt (1), France (1), the Russian Federation (2)

• Paleocene of Morocco (1)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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