Cheirostephanus Casier 1958 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Euselachii

Full reference: E. Casier. 1958. Contribution à l'étude des Poissons fossiles des Antiles. Mémoires Suisses de Paléontologie 74:1-95

Parent taxon: Euselachii according to E. Casier 1966

See also Casier 1958

Sister taxa: Acronemus, Artiodus, Ctenacanthiformes, Dasyatiformes, Favusodus, Galei, Galeoidei, Hueneichthys, Hybodonta, Hybodontiformes, Musteliformes, Neoselachii, Notidaniformes, Protacrodontiformes, Protacrodontoidea, Scyliorhiniformes, Sphenacanthidae, Squatinoidei, Squatinorajiformes, Surcaudalus, Synechodontidae

Subtaxa: Cheirostephanus hurzeleri

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Type: Cheirostephanus hurzeleri

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Barbados (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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