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Subclass Elasmobranchii Bonaparte 1838 (elasmobranch)

Chordata - Vertebrata

Invalid subtaxa: Cladodus hassiacus Gross 1937 [nomen dubium], Cladodus wildungensis Jaekel 1921 [nomen dubium]

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

Sister taxa: Ancistriodus, Anodontacanthus, Areyonga, Batacanthus, Batomorphii, Bradyodontida, Desmiodontida, Didymodus, Duplisuggestus, Elegestolepis, Eucentrurus, Ewingia, Fasciodus, Geisacanthus, Gracilisuggestus, Hamatus, Holocephali, Leonotus, Machichnus, Mongolepididae, Proprigalea, Ptomacanthus, Pucapumpella, Rhinobatiformes, Simmorius, Stemmatias, Subterbranchialia, Thaumatacanthus, Xystracanthus

Subtaxa: Adamantina, Annulicorona, Antarctilamniformes, Arduodens, Carcharopsis, Carinasubcorona, Celtiberina, Cestraciontidae, Changxingselache, Cladodontida, Cladodontomorphi, Cladoselachida, Cladoselachii, Cladoselachimorpha, Complanicorona, Coniunctio, Coronodontida, Euselachiformes, Euselachii, Fragilicorona, Galeiformes, Glabrisubcorona, Gondwanodus, Ichtyotomi, Kannathalepididae, Labascicorona, Labrilancea, Leonodus, Lesnilomia, Listracanthidae, Lobaticorona, Meishanselache, Minuticorona, Omalodontiformes, Oniscina, Ornathiliabrilance, Ornatilabrilancea, Osteodonti, Parvicorona, Parvidiabolus, Parviscapha, Phoebodontiformes, Plesioselachus, Pleuracanthidae, Pleuracanthodii, Pristiorajea, Protodontidae, Pseudodalatiidae, Raineria, Rugosicorona, Sacrisubcorona, Serratocorona, Siamodus, Suaviloquentia, Undulaticorona, Xenacanthida, Xenacanthimorpha

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore