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†family Paleospinacidae Regan 1906 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Synechodontiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 245152

Alternative spelling: Palaeospinacidae

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

Sister taxa: Mucrovenator, Orthacodontidae, Polyfaciodus, Rhomphaiodon, Safrodus

Subtaxa: Macrourogaleus, Nemacanthus, Palaeospinax, Palaeospinax priscus, Palidiplospinax, Paraorthacodus, Synechodus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore