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Osmeroides lewisi Davis 1887 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Elopiformes - Elopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 263397

Alternative combination: Clupea lewisii

Belongs to Osmeroides according to A. S. Woodward 1901

Sister taxa: Osmeroides attenuatus, Osmeroides cretaceus, Osmeroides gracilis, Osmeroides levis, Osmeroides lewesiensis, Osmeroides sardinioides, Osmeroides vinarensis

Type specimen: BMNH P4868, a skeleton

Ecology: nektonic carnivore