Omanoselache Koot et al. 2013 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes

Full reference: M. B. Koot, G. Cuny, A. Tintori and R. J. Twitchett. 2013. A new diverse shark fauna from the Wordian (Middle Permian) Khuff Formation in the interior Haushi-Huqf area, Sultanate of Oman. Palaeontology 56:303-343

Parent taxon: Hybodontiformes according to M. B. Koot and G. Cuny 2014

See also Koot et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Cassisodus, Doratodus, Hamiltonichthys, Hubeiodus, Hybodontoidea, Mesodmodus, Onychoselache, Reesodus, Teresodus

Subtaxa: Omanoselache angiolinii Omanoselache bucheri Omanoselache contrarius Omanoselache halli Omanoselache hendersoni

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Type: Omanoselache hendersoni

Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Triassic of Canada (12: British Columbia collections), China (3), Oman (7), Spain (16), United States (1: Nevada)

• Permian of Oman (17)

Total: 56 collections including 79 occurrences

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