Odontorhytis Bohm 1926 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Euselachii

Full reference: J. Bohm. 1926. Über Tertiäre versteinerungen von den Bogenfelser diamantfeldern. Beiträge zur geologischen Erforschung der deutschen Schutzgebiete 2:55-87

Parent taxon: Neoselachii according to R. Tabuce et al. 2005

See also Bohm 1926 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Agaleidae, Anachronistidae, Batoidea, Batomorphii, Cretomanta, Dalatiiformes, Duffinselache, Galea, Galeomorphii, Grozonodon, Hopleacanthus, Mcmurdodontidae, Mitsukurinidae, Nanocetorhinus, Ostenoselachidae, Palaeocarcharidae, Protospinaciformes, Rhomaleodus, Selachii, Squalea, Squalomorphii, Squatinomorphii, Synechodontiformes, Vallisia

Subtaxa: Odontorhytis pappenheimi

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Egypt (11 collections), Namibia (1), Pakistan (1), Western Sahara (2)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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