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Macropoma Agassiz 1843 (coelacanth)

Osteichthyes - Coelacanthiformes - Coelacanthidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34935

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome I (livr. 18). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel xxxii-188

Parent taxon: Latimeriidae according to H. Dutel et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Foreyia, Holophagus, Indocoelacanthus, Latimeria, Libys, Macropomoides, Megalocoelacanthus, Swenzia, Ticinepomis, Undina

Subtaxa: Macropoma lewesiensis, Macropoma mantelli, Macropoma precursor, Macropoma speciosum, Macropoma willemoesii

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore