Lissodus minimus Agassiz 1839 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes

Alternative combination: Acrodus minimus

Synonyms: Thectodus glaber Meyer and Plieninger 1844, Thectodus inflatus Meyer and Plieninger 1844, Thectodus tricuspidatus Plieninger 1844

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1839. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 10, 12). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 141-156

Belongs to Lissodus according to G. Cuny and S. Risnes 2005

See also Agassiz 1839, Amthor 1908, Duffin 1993, Duffin and Delsate 1993, Duffin and Gazdzicki 1977, Henry 1876 and Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: Lissodus africanus, Lissodus angulatus, Lissodus cassangensis, Lissodus cristatus, Lissodus guenneguesi, Lissodus hasleensis, Lissodus johnsonorum, Lissodus leiodus, Lissodus leiopleurus, Lissodus lepagei, Lissodus levis, Lissodus wardi, Lissodus xiushuiensis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (1 collection)

• Triassic of Belgium (5), France (16), Germany (4), Luxembourg (1), Poland (1), the United Kingdom (15)

Total: 43 collections each including a single occurrence

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