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Neoproscinetes De Figueiredo and Silva Santos 1990 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 170399

Full reference: F. J. De Figueiredo and R. d.a. Silva Santos. 1990. Sobre Neoproscinetes penalvai (Silva Santos, 1970) (Pisces, Pycnodontiformes) do Cretaceo Inferior da Chapada do Araripe, Nordeste do Brasil. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciencias 62(3):269-281

Parent taxon: Pycnodontes according to J. R. Nursall 1996

Sister taxa: Abdobalistum, Acrotemnus, Anomoeodus, Athrodon, Callodus, Coccodus, Coelodus, Gyrodus, Iemanja, Macromesodon, Microdus, Micropycnodon, Nonaphalagodus, Omphalodus, Paramicrodon, Polypsephis, Proscincetes, Pycnodontinae, Pycnodus, Pycnomicrodon, Sphaerodus, Stemmatodus, Tepexichthys, Xenopholis

Subtaxa: Neoproscinetes penalvai

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Ecology: nektonic durophage-carnivore