Scyliorhinus

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Scyliorhinus
Temporal range: 104–0Ma[1]
Late Albian to Present
Scyliorhinus canicula.jpg
Small-spotted catshark (S. canicula)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Superorder: Selachimorpha
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Family: Scyliorhinidae
Genus: Scyliorhinus
Blainville, 1816
Type species
Squalus canicula
Linnaeus, 1758

Scylorhinus is a genus of catsharks in the family Scyliorhinidae.

Species[edit]

A fossil of the extinct species Scyliorhinus elongatus (AMNH 13983)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sepkoski, Jack (2002). "A compendium of fossil marine animal genera (Chondrichthyes entry)". Bulletins of American Paleontology 364: p.560. Retrieved 2008-01-09.