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Turfania taoshuyuanensis Liu and Martínez 1973 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Palaeonisciformes - Palaeoniscidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 100510

Full reference: H.-t. Liu and F.-c. Martínez. 1973. A new palaeoniscid fish from the Chichitsao Series (Permian) of Sinkiang. Reports of Paleontological Expedition to Sinkiang (I): Permo-Triassic Vertebrate Fossils of Turfan Basin. Memoirs of the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology Academia Sinica 10:6-14

Belongs to Turfania according to H.-t. Liu and F.-c. Martínez 1973

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V.3252.59, a skeleton

Ecology: nektonic carnivore