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Chinlea Schaeffer 1967 (coelacanth)

Osteichthyes - Coelacanthiformes - Coelacanthidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 161891

Full reference: B. Schaeffer. 1967. Late Triassic fishes from the western United States. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 135(6):285-342

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

Sister taxa: Axelrodichthys, Changxingia, Garnbergia, Lualabaea, Mawsonia, Parnaibaia, Rhipis, Trachymetopon

Subtaxa: Chinlea sorenseni

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore