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Omanoselache Koot et al. 2013 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 262009

Full reference: M. B. Koot, G. Cuny, A. Tintori and R. J. Twitchett. 2013. A new diverse shark fauna from the Wordian (Middle Permian) Khuff Formation in the interior Haushi-Huqf area, Sultanate of Oman. Palaeontology 56:303-343

Parent taxon: Hybodontiformes according to M. B. Koot and G. Cuny 2014

Sister taxa: Cassisodus, Doratodus, Hamiltonichthys, Hubeiodus, Hybodontoidea, Mesodmodus, Onychoselache, Reesodus, Teresodus

Subtaxa: Omanoselache angiolinii, Omanoselache bucheri, Omanoselache contrarius, Omanoselache halli, Omanoselache hendersoni

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Type: Omanoselache hendersoni

Ecology: nektonic carnivore