Acrodus olsoni Johnson 1981 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes - Acrodontidae

Full reference: G. D. Johnson. 1981. Hybodontoidei (Chondrichthyes) from the Wichita-Albany Group (Early Permian) of Texas. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 1(1):1-41

Belongs to Acrodus according to G. D. Johnson 1981

Sister taxa: Acrodus acutus, Acrodus alexandrae, Acrodus anningiae, Acrodus braunii, Acrodus cretaceus, Acrodus cuneocostatus, Acrodus dolloi, Acrodus emmonsi, Acrodus flemingianus, Acrodus gaillardoti, Acrodus georgii, Acrodus hirudo, Acrodus humilis, Acrodus illingworthi, Acrodus jaeckeli, Acrodus keuperinus, Acrodus lateralis, Acrodus nitidus, Acrodus nobilis, Acrodus oppenheimeri, Acrodus oreodontus, Acrodus paranense, Acrodus scaber, Acrodus spitzbergensis, Acrodus substriatus, Acrodus sweetlacruzensis, Acrodus undulatus, Acrodus vermicularis, Acrodus vermiformis, Acrodus wempliae

Type specimen: SMP-SMU 64350, a tooth. Its type locality is West Franklin Bend C WFBC, which is in an Artinskian/Kungurian marine horizon in Texas.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (4: Texas collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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