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Paraorthacodus arduennae Delsate 2001 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Synechodontiformes - Paleospinacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 275660

Full reference: D. Delsate. 2001. L'ichthyofaune du Pliensbachian (Jurassique Inférieur) de Lorraine et des Ardennes (France): premiers résultats. Bulletin de l'Académie Lorraine des Sciences 40:47-69

Belongs to Paraorthacodus according to D. Delsate 2001

Sister taxa: Paraorthacodus conicus, Paraorthacodus eocaenus, Paraorthacodus hesbayensis, Paraorthacodus kruckowi, Paraorthacodus recurvus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Fresnois, Belle Vue quarry, Sedan, which is in a Davoei carbonate limestone in France

Ecology: nektonic carnivore