Gyrodus - definition of Gyrodus by The Free Dictionary
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|n.||1.||(Paleon.) A genus of extinct oölitic fishes, having rounded teeth in several rows adapted for crushing.|
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Several species have also been described from the Upper Jurassic, belonging to the genera Athrodon, Eomesodon, Ocloedus, Proscinetes and Gyrodus (e.
1906): Gyrodus und die Organisation der Pyknodonten.
In September 2000, the author, digging in the streambed of the Ramanesson, collected the lower jaw of Gyrodus
trinitiensis bear a ring of radiating cuspules similar to that of the genus Gyrodus