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Scyliorhinus Blainville 1816 (shark)

Chondrichthyes - Scyllidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34663

Alternative spelling: Scylliorhinus

Synonyms: Catulus Smith 1837 (no. 155504), Cephaloscyllium Gill 1861 (no. 155507), Halaelurus Gill 1861 (no. 155506), Poroderma Smith 1837 (no. 155505), Scyllium Cuvier 1817 (no. 155465)

Parent taxon: Scyllidae according to A. S. Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Scyliorhinus distans, Scyliorhinus enniskilleni, Scyliorhinus fossilis, Scyliorhinus gilberti, Scyliorhinus minutissimus, Scyliorhinus pattersoni, Scyllium angustum, Scyllium antiquum, Scyllium curtirostre, Scyllium dubium, Scyllium elongatum, Scyllium tumidens

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore