Scyliorhinus fossilis Leriche 1927 (shark)

Chondrichthyes - Scyllidae

Alternative combination: Chiloscyllium fossile

Synonym: Physodon ficheuri Joleaud 1912

Belongs to Scyliorhinus according to S. Schneider et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Scyliorhinus distans, Scyliorhinus gilberti, Scyliorhinus minutissimus, Scyliorhinus pattersoni, Scyliorhinus subulidens, Scylliorhinus gracilis, Scylliorhinus planidens, Scylliorhinus rugosus, Scyllium elongatum, Scyllium dubium, Scyllium curtirostre, Scyllium angustum, Scyllium antiquum, Scyllium tumidens

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Gurlarn (Miocene of Germany)

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