Family Proscylliidae Fowler 1941 (ground shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Proscylliidae

Parent taxon: Carcharhiniformes according to C. J. Underwood 2006

See also Underwood and Ward 2004

Sister taxa: Carcharhinidae, Hemigaleidae, Leptochariidae, Pachygaleus, Paratriakis, Protoscyliorhinus, Pseudotriakidae, Pterolamiops, Scyliorhinidae, Sphyrnidae, Squatigaleus, Triakidae

Subtaxa: Eypea Praeproscyllium

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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