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Breviacanthus Maisey 1976 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Euselachii - Protospinacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34680

Full reference: J. G. Maisey. 1976. The Middle Jurassic selachian fish Breviacanthus n. g. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Monatshefte 1976(7):432-438

Parent taxon: Protospinacidae according to C. J. Underwood and D. J. Ward 2004

Sister taxon: Protospinax

Subtaxa: Breviacanthus brevis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore