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Cantioscyllium Woodward 1889 (nurse shark)

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes - Ginglymostomatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34579

Full reference: A. S. Woodward. 1889. Catalogue of the Fossil Fishes in the British Museum (Natural History) Part 1 1-613

Parent taxon: Ginglymostomatidae according to J. Kriwet et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Ginglymostoma, Nebrius, Plicatoscyllium, Protoginglymostoma

Subtaxa: Cantioscyllium brachyplicatum, Cantioscyllium decipiens

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore