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Palaeospinax priscus Agassiz 1843 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Synechodontiformes - Paleospinacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 151727

Alternative combination: Thyellina prisca

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 15-16). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 157-390

Belongs to Palaeospinacidae according to J. Rees 2000

Sister taxa: Macrourogaleus, Nemacanthus, Palaeospinax, Palidiplospinax, Paraorthacodus, Synechodus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore