Etmopterus Rafinesque 1810 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Squaliformes - Etmopteridae

Parent taxon: Etmopteridae according to C. J. Underwood and J. Schlogl 2013

See also Jordan 1963 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Miroscyllium, Paraetmopterus

Subtaxa: Etmopterus spinax

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Type: Squalus spinax

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Slovakia (4 collections)

• Eocene of France (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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