Ganopristis Arambourg 1935 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Sclerorhynchiformes - Sclerorhynchidae

Parent taxon: Sclerorhynchidae according to M. E. Suarez and H. Cappetta 2004

See also Arambourg 1940, Cappetta 1987 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ankistrorhynchus, Baharipristis, Biropristis, Borodinopristis, Celtipristis, Ctenopristis, Ischyrhiza, Kiestus, Libanopristis, Micropristis, Plicatopristis, Pucapristis, Renpetia, Schizorhizinae, Sclerorhynchus

Subtaxa: Ganopristis hiram Ganopristis leptodon Ganopristis libanica Ganopristis senta

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Israel (2 collections), Spain (1), Syria (2)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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