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Protospinax carvalhoi Underwood and Ward 2004 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Euselachii - Protospinacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 154905

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

Belongs to Protospinax according to D. Delsate and R. Felten 2015

Sister taxa: Protospinax annectans, Protospinax bilobatus, Protospinax lochensteinensis, Protospinax magnus, Protospinax muftius, Protospinax planus

Type specimen: BMNH P66130, a test.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore