Scyliorhinotheca Kiel et al. 2013 (cat shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Scyliorhinidae

Full reference: S. Kiel, J. Peckmann, and K. Simon. 2013. Catshark Egg Capsules from a Late Eocene Deep-Water Methane-Seep Deposit in Western Washington State, USA. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 58(1):77-84

Parent taxon: Scyliorhinidae according to S. Kiel et al. 2013

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

Subtaxa: Scyliorhinotheca goederti

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Type: Scyliorhinotheca goederti

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at LACMIP 5802 Bear Creek (Eocene of Washington)

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