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Orodus ipeunaensis Chahud et al. 2010 (chimaera)

Chondrichthyes - Orodontiformes - Orodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 199075

Full reference: A. Chahud, T. R. Fairchild, and S. Petri. 2010. Chondrichthyans from the base of the Irati Formation (Early Permian, Paraná Basin), São Paulo, Brazil. Gondwana Research 18:528-537

Belongs to Orodus according to A. Chahud et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Orodus catenatus, Orodus cinctus, Orodus corrugatus, Orodus elegantulus, Orodus elongatus, Orodus gibbus, Orodus greggi, Orodus intermedius, Orodus mammillaris, Orodus micropterygius, Orodus minutus, Orodus moniliformis, Orodus ornatus, Orodus ramosus, Orodus tenuis, Orodus tuberculatus

Type specimen: GP/2T-205, a tooth. Its type locality is Rio Cabeça, Santa Maria Homestead, which is in an Artinskian lacustrine sandstone in the Irati Formation of Brazil.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore