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†superfamily Ctenacanthoidea Zangerl 1981 (jawed fish)

Chondrichthyes - Gnathostomata

PaleoDB taxon number: 149837

Full reference: R. Zangerl. 1981. Chondrichthyes I: Paleozoic Elasmobranchii. Handbook of Paleoichthyology 3a

Parent taxon: Ctenacanthiformes according to M. Ginter 2002

Sister taxa: Acandylacanthus, Arauzia, Coelosteus, Ctenacanthidae, Goodrichthys, Heslerodidae, Kaibabvenator, Moyacanthus, Nanoskalme, Neosaivodus, Pororhiza, Saivodus

Subtaxa: Anaclitacanthus, Asteroptychius, Bandringidae, Carinacanthus, Pyknotylacanthus, Rhombacanthus, Tamiobatidae, Wodnika

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore