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Scyllidae

Chondrichthyes - Scyllidae

Taxonomy
Scyllidae is a family.

It was assigned to Selachii by Woodward (1889).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Scyllidae Woodward p. 338

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
familyScyllidae
familyScyllidae

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-21 07:18:00
Modified: 2009-07-21 09:18:00
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2017, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Early/Lower Hauterivian to the top of the MN 13 or 136.40000 to 4.90000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 130.0 Ma

Collections (82 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Hauterivian136.4 - 130.0Germany Scyllium tumidens (91586)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Lebanon Scyliorhinus arambourgi (69119) Scyliorhinus bloti (69118)
Middle Turonian93.5 - 89.3USA (Kansas) Scyliorhinus sp. (35365)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6Lebanon Scyliorhinus elongatus (92241)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden Scyliorhinus germanicus (102883 102885)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden (Skane) Scyliorhinus germanicus (106411)
Campanian - Maastrichtian83.6 - 66.0Israel Scyliorhinus sp. (35443)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Sweden Scyliorhinus germanicus (102886)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Sweden (Skåne) Scyliorhinus germanicus (74334)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Wyoming) Scyliorhinus tensleepensis (70455)
Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6France Scyliorhinus elongatus (61353) Scyliorhinus germanicus (61352)
Late/Upper Campanian - Early/Lower Maastrichtian83.5 - 66.0Jordan Scyliorhinus sp. (65224)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Texas) Scyliorhinus ivagrantae (61738)
Early/Lower Paleocene66.0 - 61.7USA (New Jersey) Scyliorhinus gilberti (62840)
Danian66.0 - 61.6Denmark Scyllium vincenti (89866)
Selandian61.6 - 59.2Morocco Scyliorhinus entomodon (133217)
Thanetian59.2 - 56.0USA (New Jersey) Scyliorhinus sp. (3113)
Thanetian59.2 - 56.0Morocco Premontreia subulidens (86295) Scyliorhinus sp. (71234)
Clarkforkian56.8 - 55.8USA (South Carolina) Scyliorhinus sp. (15074)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8USA (South Carolina) Premontreia gilberti (203258)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom Scyliorhinus sp. (76601)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom (England) Scyliorhinus gilbert, Scyliorhinus sp., Scyliorhinus minutissimus, Scyliorhinus biauriculatus (8050) Scyliorhinus minutissimus (185914) Scyliorhinus sp. (3260) Scyliorhinus sp., Scyliorhinus minutissimus, Scyliorhinus biauriculatus, Scyliorhinus gilberti (13299)
Wasatchian55.8 - 50.3USA (Virginia) Scyliorhinus gilberti (15595)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6USA (Mississippi) Scyliorhinus gilberti (62890)
Early/Lower Eocene - Middle Eocene55.8 - 37.2United Kingdom (England) Scyliorhinus sp. (3257) Scyliorhinus sp., Scyliorhinus gilberti (3256 3258)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2Uzbekistan Scyliorhinus gilberti (62573)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Togo Scyliorhinus sp. (32991)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) Scyliorhinus biauricalatus, Scyliorhinus spp., Scyliorhinus pattersoni, Scyliorhinus minutissimus, Scyliorhinus gilberti (41888) Scyliorhinus sp., Scyliorhinus gilberti (41994) Scyliorhinus sp., Scyliorhinus pattersoni, Scyliorhinus gilberti (41989 41992 41996) Scyliorhinus woodwardi, Scyliorhinus sp., Scyliorhinus pattersoni, Scyliorhinus gilberti (41998)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Jordan Scyliorhinus sp. (65226)
Lutetian - Bartonian47.8 - 38.0France (Landes) Scyliorhinus trifolius (161753)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Ukraine (Kirovograd) Scyliorhinus sp. (132381)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Alabama) Scyliorhinus sp. (205834)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0United Kingdom (England) Scyliorhinus minutissimus (42636)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Western Sahara Scyliorhinus sp. (96686 96688)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Jordan Scyliorhinus sp. (32899)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (South Carolina) Scylliorhinus sp., Premontreia gilberti (202014)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Georgia) Scyliorhinus gilberti (45640)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Egypt Scyliorhinus sp. (145984)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9USA (Georgia) Scyliorhinus distans (73434)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4France Scyliorhinus sp. (69805)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Germany Scyliorhinus coupatezi, Scyliorhinus distans (95898)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03USA (California) Cephaloscyllium sp. (11601)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97USA (North Carolina) Scyliorhinus distans (71660)
Aquitanian - Langhian23.03 - 13.82USA (North Carolina) Scyliorhinus sp. (48887)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Germany Scyliorhinus fossilis (188985)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82USA (Virginia) Scyliorhinus distans (79793)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82Netherlands Scyliorhinus distans (45505)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82France Scyliorhinus distans (90354)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82USA (California) Scyliorhinus sp., Cephaloscyllium sp. (59059)
MN 515.97 - 13.65Germany Scyliorhinus distans (46955)
MN 515.97 - 13.65Austria Scyliorhinus distans (51002)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608India (Orissa) Scyliorhinus sp. (46343)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Japan (Hokuriku) Scyliorhinus kasenoi (161496)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Austria (Styria) Scyliorhinus distans (161935)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Germany (Lower Saxony) Scyliorhinus sp. (161965)
Serravallian13.82 - 11.62Japan (Hokuriku) Scyliorhinus kasenoi (161497)
Serravallian - Tortonian13.82 - 7.246Malta (Ras ii-Karraba) Scyliorhinus sp. (161384)
Badenian13.65 - 12.7Slovakia (Bratislava) Scyliorhinus sp., Scyliorhinus distans (161996)
Badenian13.65 - 12.7Poland Scyliorhinus distans (162017)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246USA (Virginia) Scyliorhinus distans (152251)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Denmark Scyliorhinus coupatezi (98312)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Netherlands (Noord-Brabant) Scyliorhinus sp. (162679)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Costa Rica (Limon) Scyliorhinus sp., Scyliorhinus ambiatlanticus (162678)
MN 137.246 - 4.9Portugal (Alvalade) Scyliorhinus joleaudi (65955)
MN 137.246 - 4.9Portugal Scyliorhinus joleaudi (65954)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6USA (North Carolina) Scyliorhinus sp. (52582)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6Libya Scyliorhinus sp. (136597)