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Pholidorhynchodon malzannii Zambelli 1980 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Teleostei - Pholidophoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 242666

Full reference: R. Zambelli. 1980. Note sui Pholidophoriformes: IV Contributo: Pholidohynchodon malzannii gen. nov. sp. nov. Rivista del Museo Civico di Scienze Naturali "Enrico Caffi" 2:129-169

Belongs to Pholidorhynchodon according to G. Arratia 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MCSNB 3385. Its type locality is Cene, Seriana Valley, which is in an Alaunian basinal (carbonate) limestone in the Zorzino Limestone Formation of Italy.

Ecology: suspension feeder