Acrodus nobilis Agassiz 1838 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes - Acrodontidae

Synonyms: Acrodus arietis Quenstedt 1858, Acrodus gibberulus Agassiz 1839, Acrodus latus Agassiz 1839

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1838. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 11). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 73-140

Belongs to Acrodus according to Y. Lepage et al. 2011

See also Agassiz 1838, Agassiz 1839, Casier 1959, Henry 1876, Kindlimann 1990, Maisey 1987, Woodward 1889 and Woodward 1916

Sister taxa: Acrodus acutus, Acrodus alexandrae, Acrodus anningiae, Acrodus braunii, Acrodus cretaceus, Acrodus cuneocostatus, Acrodus dolloi, Acrodus emmonsi, Acrodus flemingianus, Acrodus gaillardoti, Acrodus georgii, Acrodus hirudo, Acrodus humilis, Acrodus illingworthi, Acrodus jaeckeli, Acrodus keuperinus, Acrodus lateralis, Acrodus nitidus, Acrodus olsoni, Acrodus oppenheimeri, Acrodus oreodontus, Acrodus paranense, Acrodus scaber, Acrodus spitzbergensis, Acrodus substriatus, Acrodus sweetlacruzensis, Acrodus undulatus, Acrodus vermicularis, Acrodus vermiformis, Acrodus wempliae

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Belgium (2 collections), France (1), Switzerland (1), the United Kingdom (4)

• Triassic of France (1)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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