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Suborder Ogcocephaloidei (anglerfish)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata

PaleoDB taxon number: 266330

Alternative spelling: Ogcocephalioidei

Parent taxon: Lophiiformes according to R. Betancur-R et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Antennarioidei, Antennarius, Brachionichthyidae, Ceratioidei, Chaunacoidei, Dibranchus, Lophioidei, Ogcocephalus

Subtaxa: Ogcocephalidae

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore