Hybodus obtusus Agassiz 1843 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes - Hybodontidae

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 15-16). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 157-390

Belongs to Hybodus according to J. Rees and C. Underwood 2008

See also Agassiz 1843, Underwood 2002 and Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: Cladodus curtus, Hybodus acutus, Hybodus aequitridentatus, Hybodus angulatus, Hybodus angustus, Hybodus antingensis, Hybodus apicalis, Hybodus austiensis, Hybodus brabanticus, Hybodus bugarensis, Hybodus butleri, Hybodus carinatus, Hybodus clarkensis, Hybodus cloacinus, Hybodus copei, Hybodus crassispinus, Hybodus crassus, Hybodus curtus, Hybodus cuspidatus, Hybodus delabechei, Hybodus dewalquei, Hybodus dimidiatus, Hybodus dorsalis, Hybodus dubius, Hybodus ensatus, Hybodus ensensis, Hybodus ensis, Hybodus formosus, Hybodus grewingki, Hybodus hauffianus, Hybodus hexagonus, Hybodus houtienensis, Hybodus huangnidanensis, Hybodus inflatus, Hybodus lawsoni, Hybodus leptodus, Hybodus levis, Hybodus leviusculus, Hybodus longiconus, Hybodus mackrothi, Hybodus major, Hybodus marginalis, Hybodus medius, Hybodus microdus, Hybodus montanensis, Hybodus mougeoti, Hybodus multiconus, Hybodus multiplicatus, Hybodus nevadensis, Hybodus novus, Hybodus pinii, Hybodus pleiodus, Hybodus plicatilis, Hybodus punctatus, Hybodus rapax, Hybodus raricostatus, Hybodus reticulatus, Hybodus sasseniensis, Hybodus shastensis, Hybodus storeri, Hybodus striatulus, Hybodus subcarinatus, Hybodus sublaevis, Hybodus sulcatus, Hybodus tenuis, Hybodus undulatus, Hybodus yohi, Hybodus zuodengensis, Leptacanthus cornaliae, Leiacanthus falcatus, Oxyrhina (Meristodon) paradoxa, Orthybodus grossiconus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Ringstead Bay, Weymouth (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.