Bobbodus schaefferi Zangerl 1981 (chimaera)

Chondrichthyes - Eugeneodontiformes - Eugeneodontidae

Full reference: R. Zangerl. 1981. Chondrichthyes I: Paleozoic Elasmobranchii. Handbook of Paleoichthyology 3a

Belongs to Bobbodus according to H. Schultze and R. R. West 1996

See also Zangerl 1981

Sister taxon: Bobbodus xerxesi

Type specimen: FMNH PF7292, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Ace Hill, Plattsmouth, Queen Hill Shale, which is in a Gzhelian marine shale in the Lecompton Formation of Nebraska.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (1: Kansas collection)

• Carboniferous of United States (2: Iowa, Nebraska)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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