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†order Orodontiformes Zangerl 1981 (chimaera)

Chondrichthyes - Chondrichthiomorphi

PaleoDB taxon number: 217768

Full reference: R. Zangerl. 1981. Chondrichthyes I: Paleozoic Elasmobranchii. Handbook of Paleoichthyology 3a

Parent taxon: Holocephali according to J. A. Long 2011

Sister taxa: Bryactinus, Debeeriformes, Delphyodontos, Diphrissa, Eugeneodontiformes, Helodontiformes, Holocephalomorpha, Iniopterygiformes, Isotaenia, Macrodontacanthus, Menaspacanthus, Paraselachiamorpha, Paraselachimorpha, Petalodontiformes, Physonemus, Ptyktoptychion, Thoralodus, Pseudodontichthyidae, Metaxyacanthus, Ageleodus, Mesolophodus, Desmiodus, Cynopodius, Brachyrhizodus, Gregoriidae, Euglossodus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore