Petalorhynchus psittacinus

(M'Coy, 1885)

Classification: Euchondrocephali Petalodontiformes Pristodontidae

Reference of the original description
M'coy, F. (1855)
A synopsis of the classification of the British Palæozoic rocks, with a systematic description of the British Palæozoic fossils in the Geological museum of the University of Cambridge. In Sedgwick, A.(ed), A synopsis of the classification of the British Palæozoic rocks, London :J.W. Parker and Son; [etc.] 1855.

Petalorhynchus psittacinus


Citation: Petalorhynchus psittacinus (M'Coy, 1885): In: Database of fossil elasmobranch teeth, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 02/2023

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valid after Woodward (1889) p. 40 [2593]

Smith, R. & Martill, D.M. & Duffin, C.J. (2017)
The shark-beds of the Eyam Limestone Formation (Lower Carboniferous, Viséan) of Steeplehouse Quarry, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, UK. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 128(3), 374–400
DOI: 10.1016/j.pgeola.2017.04.004
Ginter, M. & Hampe, O. & Duffin, C.J. (2010)
Handbook of Paleoichthyology, Vol. 3D: Chondrichthyes Paleozoic Elasmobranchii: Teeth Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil, pp. 168, 154 fig., 4 Tab.
Traquair, R.H. (1903)
On the distribution of fossil fish-remains in the Carboniferous rocks of the Edinburgh district. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 40(3), 687–707
DOI: 10.1017/S0080456800034761
Woodward, A.S. (1889)
Catalogue of the fossil fishes in the British Museum. Part. I. British Museum (Natural History): 474 p., fig., 17 pl.