Micropristis Capetta 1980 (cartilaginous fish)

Chondrichthyes - Sclerorhynchiformes - Sclerorhynchidae

Full reference: H. Capetta. 1980. Les selaciens du Cretace superieur du Liban. II: Batoides. Palaeontolographica Abt. A 168(5-6):149-229

Parent taxon: Sclerorhynchidae according to M. E. Suarez and H. Cappetta 2004

See also Capetta 1980, Cappetta 1987 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ankistrorhynchus, Baharipristis, Biropristis, Borodinopristis, Celtipristis, Ctenopristis, Ganopristis, Ischyrhiza, Kiestus, Libanopristis, Marckgrafia, Onchosaurus, Plicatopristis, Pucapristis, Renpetia, Schizorhiza, Schizorhizinae, Sclerorhynchus

Subtaxa: Micropristis solominis

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Type: Sclerorhynchus solominis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of France (1 collection), Lebanon (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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