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Yunnancoelacanthus Wen et al. 2013 (coelacanth)

Osteichthyes - Coelacanthiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 260173

Full reference: W. Wen, Q. Y. Zhang, S. X. Hu, M. J. Benton, C. Y. Zhou, X. Tao, J. Y. Huang and Z. Q. Chen. 2013. Coelacanths from the Middle Triassic Luoping Biota, Yunnan, South China, with the earliest evidence of ovoviviparity. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 58:175-193

Parent taxon: Coelacanthiformes according to W. Wen et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Canningius, Chrysolepis, Coelacanthidae, Coelacanthiidae, Coelacanthoidei, Coelacanthopsis, Cryptolepis, Cualabaea, Devonosteus, Dobrogeria, Hadronectoroidei, Hamodus, Holopterygius, Holoptychus, Latimeriidae, Latimeroidei, Latvius, Litoptychius, Luopingcoelacanthus, Megapomus, Megistolepis, Nesides, Panderichthys, Porolepis, Powichthys, Sinocoelacanthus, Strunius, Whiteiidae

Subtaxa: Yunnancoelacanthus acrotuberculatus

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Type: Yunnancoelacanthus acrotuberculatus

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