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Proheterodontus Underwood and Ward 2004 (jawed fish)

Chondrichthyes - Gnathostomata

PaleoDB taxon number: 151869

Full reference: C. J. Underwood and D. J. Ward. 2004. Neoselachian sharks and rays from the British Bathonian (Middle Jurassic). Palaeontology 47(3):447-501

Parent taxon: Heterodontidae according to J. Kriwet et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Acrodonchus, Amacanthus, Centracion, Centrodus, Chalazacanthus, Drepanephorus, Echinodus, Gyropleurodus, Heterodontus, Hoplonchus, Hybodopsis, Lepracanthus, Lispacanthus, Paracestracion, Psilacanthus, Pycnacanthus, Rhabdiodus, Selachidea, Strongyliscus, Strophodus, Styracodus, Tropidodus

Subtaxa: Proheterodontus sylvestris

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Type: Proheterodontus sylvestris

Ecology: nektonic carnivore