Pteroscyllium Cappetta 1980 (cat shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Scyliorhinidae

Parent taxon: Scyliorhinidae according to J. Kriwet et al. 2009

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Pteroscyllium signeuxi

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Israel (1 collection), Jordan (1), Lebanon (1), Syria (2)

Total: 5 collections including 6 occurrences

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