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Callodus coronatus Thurmond 1974 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 193665

Full reference: J. T. Thurmond. 1974. Lower vertebrate faunas of the Trinity Division on north-central Texas. Aspects of Trinity Division Geology. A Symposium on the Stratigraphy, Sedimentary Environments, and Fauna of the Comanche Cretaceous Trinity Division (Aptian and Albian) of Texas and Northern Mexico. Geoscience and Man 8:103-129

Belongs to Callodus according to J. T. Thurmond 1974

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SMUSMP 62087, a partial skull (partial vomer). Its type locality is Lewis, which is in an Albian terrestrial claystone in the Paluxy Formation of Texas.

Ecology: nektonic durophage-carnivore