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Rhombacanthus Williams 1985 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Ctenacanthiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 247167

Full reference: M. E. Williams. 1985. The "Cladodont level" sharks of the Pennsylvanian black shales of central North America. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 190:83-158

Parent taxon: Ctenacanthoidea according to M. E. Williams 1985

Sister taxa: Anaclitacanthus, Asteroptychius, Bandringidae, Carinacanthus, Pyknotylacanthus, Tamiobatidae, Wodnika

Subtaxa: Rhombacanthus zangerli

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Type: Rhombacanthus zangerli

Ecology: nektonic carnivore