Onchus murchisoni Agassiz 1837 (shark)

Chondrichthyes - Polyspondyli - Onchidae

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

Belongs to Onchus according to L. Agassiz 1837

See also Hay 1902 and Woodward 1891

Sister taxa: Onchus arcuatus, Onchus besomensis, Onchus clintoni, Onchus granulatus, Onchus hamatus, Onchus penetrans, Onchus pennsylvanicus, Onchus quadrisulcatus, Onchus rectus, Onchus semistriatus, Onchus tenuistriatus, Onchus wheathillensis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Vertebrates of Ohesaare Stage (K4) in Estonia (Silurian of Estonia)

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