Lissodus Brough 1935 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes - Lonchidiidae

Parent taxon: Lonchidiidae according to A. O. Ivanov and O. A. Lebedev 2014

See also Biddle 1993, Bryant 1989, Case and Schwimmer 1988, Delsate 2003, Delsate et al. 2002, Duncan 2004, Ginter et al. 2010, Heckert and Lucas 2006, Maisey 1987, Murry 1989, Rees and Underwood 2002, Rees and Underwood 2008, Sepkoski 2002 and Underwood and Rees 2002

Sister taxa: Dabasacanthus, Gansuselache, Hylaeobatis, Isanodus, Jiaodontus, Lonchidion, Parvodus, Vectiselachos

Subtaxa: Lissodus africanus Lissodus angulatus Lissodus cassangensis Lissodus cristatus Lissodus guenneguesi Lissodus hasleensis Lissodus johnsonorum Lissodus leiodus Lissodus leiopleurus Lissodus lepagei Lissodus levis Lissodus minimus Lissodus wardi Lissodus xiushuiensis

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Type: Hybodus africanus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Germany (1 collection), Morocco (1), Spain (2), Tunisia (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (4: New Jersey, Texas, Utah), Uzbekistan (1)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of Thailand (1)

• Jurassic of Belgium (1), Denmark (1), France (1), Luxembourg (1), the United Kingdom (4)

• Triassic to Jurassic of United States (2: Utah)

• Triassic of Angola (1), Belgium (5), France (18), Germany (5), Hungary (1), Japan (1), Luxembourg (2), Poland (4), the Russian Federation (7), Saudi Arabia (1), South Africa (1), Spain (6), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (4), Switzerland (1), the United Kingdom (16), United States (5: Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Virginia)

• Permian of China (2), Japan (1), the Russian Federation (3), United States (1: Kansas)

• Carboniferous of Ireland (2), the Russian Federation (2)

Total: 111 collections including 120 occurrences

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