Anodontacanthus obtusus

Davis, 1881


Classification: Elasmobranchii Xenacanthiformes Xenacanthidae

Reference of the original description
Davis, J.W. (1881)
On Anodontacanthus, a new genus of fossil fishes from the Coal-Measures; with descriptions of three new species. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London, 37: 427–429

Types
Anodontacanthus obtusus
Holotype: NHMUK: PV P 7676;


Description:


Citation: Anodontacanthus obtusus Davis, 1881: In: Database of fossil elasmobranch teeth www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 11/2021

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Remarks
synonym of Pleuracanthus laevissimus after Woodward (1889) p. 6 [2593]; synonym of Xenacanthus laevissimus Ginter (2010) p. 49 (Pleuracanthus as synonym of Xenacanthus) [8893]; synonym of Anodontacanthus alatus after Hampe (2003) p. 211 [3218]

References
Davis, J.W. (1892)
On the fossil fish-remains of the coal measures of the British Islands. Part I. Pleuracanthidae Scientific Transactions of the Royal Dublin Society, 2(4): 703–748
Davis, J.W. (1881)
On Anodontacanthus, a new genus of fossil fishes from the Coal-Measures; with descriptions of three new species. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London, 37: 427–429