†family Hybodontidae Agassiz 1843 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes - Hybodontidae

Alternative spelling: Hybodontes

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

Parent taxon: Hybodontoidea according to M. W. Maisch and A. T. Matzke 2016

See also Biddle 1993, Case 1978, Case and Schwimmer 1988, Chhabra and Mishra 2002, Delsate 2003, Delsate and Duffin 1993, Delsate et al. 2002, Delsate and Godefroit 1995, Duffin 2001, Estes 1964, Gardiner 1966, Ginter et al. 2010, Hay 1902, Heckert 2004, Herman 1975, Klug et al. 2010, Maisey 1987, Murry and Kirby 2002, Peng et al. 2001, Pinheiro et al. 2013, Rees and Underwood 2008, Sahni and Chhabra 1976, Soto et al. 2012, Thurmond and Jones 1981, Underwood and Rees 2002 and Yamagishi 2004

Sister taxa: Acrodontidae, Acrorhizodus, Arctacanthus, Asteracanthus semiverrucosus, Asteracanthus verrucosus, Diablodontus, Distobatidae, Homalodontidae, Hybodus strictus, Lonchidiidae, Polyacrodontidae, Ptychodontidae, Trichorhipis, Tristychiidae

Subtaxa: Bdellodus Dicrenodus Egertonodus Frangerodus Hybodontinae Hybodus Miosynechodus Priohybodus Sphenonchus Thaiodus Tribodus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Sri Lanka (1 collection)

• Cretaceous of Algeria (1), Brazil (3), Canada (21: Alberta, Saskatchewan), China (3), Denmark (1), France (5), Germany (1), Japan (1), Kazakhstan (1), Libya (4), Mexico (1), Morocco (1), Niger (1), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (5), Sudan (1), Sweden (5), Switzerland (1), Thailand (8), Tunisia (2), the United Kingdom (27), United States (81: Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Wyoming), Uzbekistan (4)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of France (3), Morocco (5), Thailand (1)

• Jurassic of Belgium (7), Canada (1: Nova Scotia), China (5), Denmark (1), Ethiopia (4), France (10), Germany (24), Japan (1), Kyrgyzstan (1), Luxembourg (2), Mongolia (1), Poland (1), Portugal (1), Romania (1), the Russian Federation (2), Sweden (1), Tanzania (1), Thailand (1), Tunisia (1), the United Kingdom (12), Uruguay (2)

• Triassic of Belgium (5), Canada (1: British Columbia), China (3), France (17), Germany (15), Greenland (1), Hungary (2), India (2), Israel (2), Italy (4), Japan (7), Luxembourg (1), New Zealand (1), Poland (3), the Russian Federation (5), Saudi Arabia (2), Spain (9), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (7), Switzerland (5), Tanzania (1), the United Kingdom (16), United States (10: Arizona, California, Nevada, North Carolina, Texas)

• Permian of China (4), Japan (1), the Russian Federation (2), United States (7: Kansas, Texas)

• Virgilian of Argentina (1)

• Carboniferous of China (1), the Russian Federation (1)

• Mississippian of the United Kingdom (1)

• Devonian of the Russian Federation (3)

Total: 409 collections including 502 occurrences

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