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Polyacrodus Jaekel 1889 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes - Polyacrodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34508

Alternative spelling: Hybodus (Polyacrodus)

Full reference: O. Jaekel. 1889. Die Selachier aus dem oberen Muschelkalk lothringens. Abhandlungen zur Geologischen Specialkarte von Elsass-Lothringen, Band 3 4:273-332

Parent taxon: Polyacrodontidae according to M. Ginter et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Diplolonchidion, Roongodus

Subtaxa: Polyacrodus claveringensis, Polyacrodus heterodon, Polyacrodus jiangxiensis, Polyacrodus krafti, Polyacrodus lapalomensis, Polyacrodus minimus, Polyacrodus parvidens, Polyacrodus polycyphus, Polyacrodus pyramidalis, Polyacrodus ritchiei, Polyacrodus tiandongensis, Polyacrodus tregoi, Polyacrodus wichitaensis, Polyacrodus zideki

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Type: Hybodus polycyphus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore