Platyacanthus Fritsch 1889 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Xenacanthiformes - Xenacanthidae

Parent taxon: Xenacanthidae according to R. Zangerl 1981

Sister taxa: Acanthopleurus, Aganodus, Compsacanthus, Diacranodus, Fayolia, Lepacanthus, Lophacanthus, Mooreodontus, Ochlodus, Phricacanthus, Pleuracanthus, Plicatodus, Pternodus, Triodus, Wurdigneria, Xenacanthus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Platyacanthus in the database

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