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†order Eugeneodontiformes Zangerl 1981 (chimaera)

Chondrichthyes

PaleoDB taxon number: 149812

Alternative spelling: Eugeneodontida

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

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

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

Subtaxa: Caseodontoidea, Edestoidea, Edistidae, Pseudodontichthys

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore