Mesiteia emiliae Gorjanovic-Kramberger 1886 (carpet shark)

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes

Belongs to Mesiteia according to J. Herman 1975

See also Carnevale et al. 2014, Jaekel 1894 and Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: Mesiteia daimeriesi, Mesiteia estesi, Mesiteia greeni, Mesiteia humboldtii, Mesiteia sahelalmae

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Italy (1 collection)

• Cretaceous of Lebanon (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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