Scyliorhinus distans Probst 1879 (shark)

Chondrichthyes - Scyllidae

Belongs to Scyliorhinus according to G. R. Case 1981

See also Mors et al. 2000

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

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Austria (2 collections), France (1), Germany (1), the Netherlands (1), Poland (1), Slovakia (1), United States (3: North Carolina, Virginia)

• Oligocene of Germany (1)

• Eocene of United States (1: Georgia)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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