Contributions to Zoology, 85 (2) – 2016

A partial braincase and other skeletal remains of Oligocene angel sharks (Chondrichthyes, Squatiniformes) from northwest Belgium, with comments on squatinoid taxonomy

Frederik H. Mollen1, Barry W.M. van Bakel2, John W.M. Jagt3

1.  Elasmobranch Research, Rehaegenstraat 4, 2820 Bonheiden, Belgium. E-mail: frederik.mollen@gmail.com

2.  Oertijdmuseum De Groene Poort, Bosscheweg 80, 5283 WB Boxtel, The Netherlands. Naturalis Biodiversity Center, P.O. Box 9517, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands

3.  Natuurhistorisch Museum Maastricht, de Bosquetplein 6-7, 6211 KJ Maastricht, The Netherlands

Keywords: Chondrocranium,CT scanning,neurocranium,Pristiophorus, Squatina,vertebrae