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Squalogaleus Maisey 1976 (shark)

Chondrichthyes - Squalimorphi

PaleoDB taxon number: 34561

Full reference: J. G. Maisey. 1976. The Jurassic selachian fish Protospinax Woodward. Palaeontology 19(4):733-747

Parent taxon: Squaliformes according to S. Adnet et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Centrophoridae, Centropterus, Centrosqualus, Cretascymnus, Dalatiidae, Dalatioidea, Eoetmopterus, Etmopteridae, Gibbechinorhinus, Microetmopterus, Paraechinorhinus, Proetmopterus, Protoxynotus, Pseudoechinorhinus, Scymnorhinidae, Somniosidae

Subtaxa: Squalogaleus woodwardi

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Type: Squalogaleus woodwardi

Ecology: nektonic carnivore