Thaumatacanthus Waagen 1880 (cartilaginous fish)

Chondrichthyes

Full reference: W. H. Waagen. 1880. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part II. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(2):73-183

Parent taxon: Chondrichthyes according to W. H. Waagen 1880

See also Jordan 1963

Sister taxa: Ancistriodus, Anodontacanthus, Areyonga, Batacanthus, Batomorphii, Bradyodontida, Ctenoptychius ordii, Desmiodontida, Duplisuggestus, Elasmobranchii, Elegestolepis, Eucentrurus, Ewingia, Fasciodus, Galeorhinidae, Geisacanthus, Gracilisuggestus, Hamatus, Holocephali, Holocephalimorpha, Iniopterygia, Leonotus, Machichnus, Mongolepididae, Proprigalea, Ptomacanthus, Pucapumpella, Rhinobatiformes, Simmorius, Subterbranchialia, Xystracanthus

Subtaxa: Thaumatacanthus blanfordi

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Kiri, uppermost Productus Limestone, Khisor Range (Permian of Pakistan)

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