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Guizhouniscus Liu 2003 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Palaeonisciformes - Palaeoniscidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 271569

Full reference: G. B. Liu. 2003. Taxonomic names, in New discovered fishes from Keichousaurus-bearing horizon of Late Triassic in Xingyi of Guizhou. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 42:346-366

Parent taxon: Palaeoniscidae according to G. B. Liu 2003

Sister taxa: Acrorhabdus, Ambodipia, Apateolepis, Atherstonia, Canobius, Cheirolepis, Coccocephalus, Cryphiolepis, Cycloptychius, Eurylepidoides, Eurylepis, Glaucolepis, Gonatodus, Gyrolepis, Holurus, Howqualepis, Mesopoma, Myriolepis, Nematoptychius, Oxygnathus, Palaeoniscum, Palaeoniscus, Phanerosteon, Progyrolepis, Rhadinichthys, Semionotus brodei, Trachelacanthus, Turfania, Turseodus, Wayaobulepis

Subtaxa: Guizhouniscus microlepidus

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Type: Guizhouniscus microlepidus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore