Podoliacanthus

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Podoliacanthus
Temporal range: Early Devonian
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Acanthodii
Order: Ischnacanthiformes
Family: Ischnacanthidae
Genus: Podoliacanthus
Voichyshyn & Szaniawski, 2012

Podoliacanthus is an extinct genus of Acanthodii ("spiky sharks") which existed in what is now Greenland and Ukraine during the early Devonian period. It was described by Victor Voichyshyn and Hubert Szaniawski in 2012, and the type species is Podoliacanthus zychi. It also contains three presently undescribed species.[1]

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