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Hemiscylliidae

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes - Hemiscylliidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Hemiscylliidae Gill
1963Hemiscylliidae Jordan p. 597
2001Hemiscylliidae Peng et al. p. 7
2003Hemiscylliidae Delsate p. 8
2003Hemiscylliidae Kriwet p. 585
2005Hemiscylliidae Tabuce et al. p. 385
2006Hemiscylliidae Underwood p. 234
2007Hemiscylliidae Kriwet et al.
2014Hemiscylliidae Carnevale et al. p. 41

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
superorderGaleomorphiiCompagno 1973
orderOrectolobiformesApplegate 1972
familyHemiscylliidaeGill 1862
familyHemiscylliidaeGill 1862

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: nektobenthico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-21 07:07:32
Modified: 2009-07-21 09:07:32
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 Toarcian to the top of the Middle Eocene or 182.70000 to 37.20000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 174.1 Ma

Collections (50 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Luxembourg Chiloscyllium sp. (148935)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Germany Chiloscyllium sp. (148936)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Poland Pseudospinax sp. (117993)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Luxembourg Pseudospinax sp. (91447)
Middle Callovian164.7 - 161.2Poland Pseudospinax sp. (97035)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian - Early/Lower Tithonian155.7 - 145.0United Kingdom (England) Hemiscylliidae indet., Pseudospinax sp. (140224)
Turonian93.9 - 89.8USA (New Mexico) Chiloscyllium greeni (179267)
Middle Turonian93.5 - 89.3USA (Kansas) Chiloscyllium greeni (35365)
Early/Lower Santonian - Middle Santonian85.8 - 83.5USA (Georgia) Chiloscyllium sp. (61769)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (Montana) Chiloscyllium missouriensis (69150)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden Chiloscyllium sp. (102883 102885)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden (Skane) Chiloscyllium gaemersi, Chiloscyllium sp., Hemiscyllium hermani (106411)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Mexico (Chihuahua) Chiloscyllium sp. (35353)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Sweden (Skåne) Chiloscyllium sp., Hemiscyllium hermani (74334)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Sweden Chiloscyllium gaemersi, Chiloscyllium sp., Hemiscyllium hermani (102886)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Carolina) Chiloscyllium sp. (79363)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Wyoming) Chiloscyllium missouriense (70455)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Spain (Cataluña) Hemiscyllium sp. (76212)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Alberta) Chiloscyllium missouriense (45893)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Germany (Nordrhein-Westfalen) Chiloscyllium sp. (101701)
Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Mississippi) Hemiscyllium sp. (3867)
Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Alberta) Chiloscyllium missouriense (45560 45561 45566 45820)
Late/Upper Campanian - Early/Lower Maastrichtian83.5 - 66.0Syria Chiloscyllium sp. (117855 117857)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (Maryland) Chiloscyllium greeni (83331)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Jordan Hemiscyllium sp. (65221)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Jordan Hemiscyllium sp. (65223)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (New Jersey) Chiloscyllium sp., Hemiscyllium sp. (61807)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8USA (South Carolina) Hemiscyllium sp. (203258)
Ypresian - Lutetian56.0 - 41.3France (Landes) Hemiscyllium tailledisensis (161754)
Early/Lower Eocene - Middle Eocene55.8 - 37.2United Kingdom (England) Hemiscyllium bruxelliense (3256 3257)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Senegal Chiloscyllium meraense (133429)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Togo Chiloscyllium sp. (32991)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) Hemiscyllium bruxelliense (41989 41992 41996) Hemiscyllium bruxelliensis (41888)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Morocco Hemiscyllium sp., Chiloscyllium meraense (91339)
Lutetian - Bartonian47.8 - 38.0Egypt Hemiscyllium sp. (137540)
Lutetian - Bartonian47.8 - 38.0France (Landes) Hemiscyllium tailledisensis (161753)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Ukraine (Kirovograd) Hemiscyllium bruxelliensis (132381)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Egypt Chiloscyllium sp. (137568 137569 137579)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Western Sahara Chiloscyllium sp. (96686)