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Cladodus Agassiz 1843 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Ctenacanthiformes - Ctenacanthidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 104838

Synonym: Styptobasis Cope 1891 (taxon 246180)

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 15-16). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 157-390

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

Sister taxa: Acondylacanthus, Amelacanthus, Bythiacanthus, Cladodoides, Cratoselache, Ctenacanthus, Eunemacanthus, Glikmanius, Glymmatacanthus, Tamiobatis

Subtaxa: Cladodus bellifer, Cladodus claypolei, Cladodus conicus, Cladodus coniger, Cladodus curvus, Cladodus elegans, Cladodus knightianus, Cladodus marginatus, Cladodus milleri, Cladodus mirabilis, Cladodus newmani, Cladodus parvus, Cladodus robustus, Cladodus vanhornei, Styptobasis aculeata

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Type: Cladodus mirabilis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore