Amelacanthus sulcatus Agassiz 1837 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Ctenacanthiformes - Ctenacanthidae

Alternative combinations: Ctenacanthus sulcatus, Onchus sulcatus

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1837. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 8-9). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel viii-72

Belongs to Amelacanthus according to M. B. Koot et al. 2013

See also Agassiz 1837, Maisey 1982 and Woodward 1891

Sister taxa: Amelacanthus laevis, Amelacanthus plicatus, Amelacanthus pustulatus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Permian of Oman (4 collections)

• Mississippian of the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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