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Pholidophorus gregarius Woodward 1890 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Teleostei - Pholidophoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 213333

Full reference: A. S. Woodward. 1890. The fossil fishes of the Hawkesbury Series at Gosford. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of New South Wales. Palaeontology 4:1-57

Belongs to Pholidophorus according to A. S. Woodward 1890

Sister taxa: Pholidophorus australis, Pholidophorus barazzettii, Pholidophorus brevis, Pholidophorus curionii, Pholidophorus dubius, Pholidophorus gaudryi, Pholidophorus germanicus, Pholidophorus granulatus, Pholidophorus hartmanni, Pholidophorus higginsi, Pholidophorus latiusculus, Pholidophorus microlepidotus, Pholidophorus nitidus, Pholidophorus pachysomus, Pholidophorus purbeckensis, Pholidophorus pusillus, Pholidophorus stricklandi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Gosford Quarry (BMNH coll), which is in a Spathian/Bithynian lacustrine shale in the Terrigal Formation of Australia

Ecology: suspension feeder