Kirkella Gunnell 1933 (shark)

Chondrichthyes

Full reference: F. H. Gunnell. 1933. Conodonts and fish remains from the Cherokee, Kansas City, and Wabaunsee Groups of Missouri and Kansas. Journal of Paleontology 7(3):261-297

Parent taxon: Selachii according to F. H. Gunnell 1933

Sister taxa: Anacoracoidei, Asterospondyli, Cooperodon, Ctenacanthoidei, Fortscottella, Galeomorphi, Hammondella, Heterodontoidea, Idiacanthus, Moreyella, Notidanidae, Notidanoidei, Platyspondylus, Rajae, Scyllidae, Spinacidae, Squali, Squalimorphi, Tectospondyli, Trygonidae

Subtaxa: Kirkella elliptica Kirkella indentata Kirkella typicalis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of United States (2: Kansas, Missouri collections)

Total: 2 collections including 3 occurrences

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