Asteracanthus medius

(Owen, 1869)

Classification: Elasmobranchii Hybodontiformes Acrodontidae

Reference of the original description
Owen, R. (1869)
Description of a great part of a jaw with the teeth of Strophodus medius Ow., from the Oolite of Caen, in Normandy. Geological Magazine, decade 1, 6, 193–196, 235–236

Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Strophodus medius

Asteracanthus medius


Citation: Asteracanthus medius (Owen, 1869): In: Database of fossil elasmobranch teeth, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 04/2024

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shark-references Species-ID=413;
valid after Rees & Underwood (2008) p. 134 [2555];

Sharma, A. & Singh, S. (2021)
A small assemblage of marine hybodont sharks from the Bathonian of the Jaisalmer Basin, India. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, 301(3), 317–333
DOI: 10.1127/njgpa/2021/1014
Rees, J. & Underwood, C.J. (2008)
Hybodont sharks of the English Bathonian and Callovian (Middle Jurassic). Palaeontology, 51(1), 117–147
DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-4983.2007.00737.x
Bigot, A. (1896)
Catalogue des Sélaciens jurassiques du Calvados & de l'Orne. Bulletin de la Société Linnéenne de Normandie, 4e série, 10, 7–13
Woodward, A.S. (1885)
Chapters on fossil sharks and rays. IV. Cestraciontidae Hardwicke's Scientific Gossip, 21, 106-109