Family Notidanidae Bonaparte (shark)

Chondrichthyes - Notidanidae

Parent taxon: Selachii according to A. S. Woodward 1889

See also Cassier 1966, Eastman 1904 and Herman 1975

Sister taxa: Anacoracoidei, Asterospondyli, Cooperella, Ctenacanthoidei, Fortscottella, Galeomorphi, Hammondella, Heterodontoidea, Hexanchoidea, Idiacanthus, Kirkella, Moreyella, Notidanoidei, Platyspondylus, Scyllidae, Squalimorphi, Tectospondyli, Trygonidae

Subtaxa: Chlamydoselachus Xenodolamia

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Japan (1 collection)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (2)

• Paleocene of New Zealand (2)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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