Tribodus limae

Brito & Ferreira, 1989

Classification: Elasmobranchii Hybodontiformes Hybodontidae

Reference of the original description
Brito, P.M. & Ferreira, P.L.N. (1989)
The first Hybodont shark, Tribodus limae n. gen., n. sp., from the Lower Cretaceous of Chapada do Araripe (North-East Brazil). Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, 61(1), 53–57

Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Tribodus cf. limae

Tribodus limae


Citation: Tribodus limae Brito & Ferreira, 1989: In: Database of fossil elasmobranch teeth, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 07/2024

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Maisey, J.G. & Denton, J.S.S. (2016)
Dermal denticle patterning in the Cretaceous hybodont shark Tribodus limae (Euselachii, Hybodontiformes), and its implications for the evolution of patterning in the chondrichthyan dermal skeleton. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 36(5), Article e1179200
DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2016.1179200
Medeiros, M.A. & Lindoso, R.M. & Mendes, I.D. & de Souza Carvalho, I. (2014)
The Cretaceous (Cenomanian) continental record of the Laje do Coringa flagstone (Alcântara Formation), northeastern South America. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 53, 50–58
DOI: 10.1016/j.jsames.2014.04.002
Lane, J.A. & Maisey, J.G. (2012)
The Visceral Skeleton and Jaw Suspension In the Durophagous Hybodontid Shark Tribodus limae from the Lower Cretaceous of Brazil. Journal of Paleontology, 86(5), 886–905
Brito, P.M. & Yabumoto, Y. (2011)
An updated review of the fish faunas from the Crato and Santana formations in Brazil, a close relationship to the Tethys fauna. Bulletin of the Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History and Human History, Series A Natural History, 9: 107–136
Maisey, J.G. & Lane, J.A. (2010)
Labyrinth morphology and the evolution of low-frequency phonoreception in elasmobranchs. Comptes Rendus Palevol, 9(6–7), 289–309
DOI: 10.1016/j.crpv.2010.07.021
Lane, J.A. (2010)
Morphology of the Braincase in the Cretaceous Hybodont Shark Tribodus limae (Chondrichthyes: Elasmobranchii), Based on CT Scanning. American Museum Novitates, 3681, 1–70
Lane, J.A. & Maisey, J.G. (2009)
Pectoral anatomy of Tribodus limae (Elasmobranchii: Hybodontiformes) from the Lower retaceous of Northeastern Brazil. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 29(1), 25–38
DOI: 10.1671/039.029.0120
Lane, J. (2009)
Cranial morphology in two cretaceous hybodont sharks, Tribodus limae and Egertonodus basanus (Chondrichthyes: Elasmobranchii), based on digital reconstructions [Abstract]. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 29(Supplement to Number 3), 131A–132A
Maisey, J.G. (2008)
The Postorbital Palatoquadrate Articulation in Elasmobranchs. Journal of Morphology, 269(8), 1022–1040
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Souto, A.A. & de Cássia Tardin Cassab, R. & Sardenberg Salgado de Carvalho, M. (2005)
Seláquios do Acervo do Museu de Ciências da Terra / DNPM-RJ. [Selachians from the Collection of Museu de Ciências da Terra / DNPM-RJ]. Anuário do Instituto de Geociências, 28(1); 183–184
Maisey, J.G. (2004)
Endocranial morphology in fossil and recent chondrichthyans. In ARRATIA, G., WILSON, M. V. H. and CLOUTIER, R. (Eds.), Recent advances in the origin and early radiation of vertebrates. Honoring Hans–Peter Schultze.: 139–170
Maisey, J.G. (2000)
Continental break up and the distribution of fishes of Western Gondwana during the Early Cretaceous. Cretaceous Research, 21(2), 281–314
DOI: 10.1006/cres.1999.0195
Maisey, J.G. (1994)
Predator-prey relationships and trophic level reconstruction in a fossil fish community. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 40(1), 1–22
DOI: 10.1007/BF00002179
Brito, P.M. (1992)
Nouvelles données sur l'anatomie et la position systématique de Tribodus limae BRITO & FERREIRA, 1989 (Chondrichthyes, Elasmobranchii) du Crétacé inférieur de la Chapada do Araripe (N-E Brésil). Geobios, Memoire Special, 14, 143–150
Maisey, J.G. (1991)
Santana Fossils. An Illustrated Atlas. TFH Publications
Brito, P.M. & Ferreira, P.L.N. (1989)
The first Hybodont shark, Tribodus limae n. gen., n. sp., from the Lower Cretaceous of Chapada do Araripe (North-East Brazil). Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, 61(1), 53–57