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Pholidophorus barazzettii Bassani 1886 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Teleostei - Pholidophoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 275494

Full reference: F. Bassani. 1886. Sui fossili e sull'etÓ degli schisti bituminosi triasici di Besano in Lombardia. Atti della SocietÓ Italiana di Scienze Naturali 29:15-72

Belongs to Pholidophorus according to G. de Alessandri 1910

Sister taxa: Pholidophorus australis, Pholidophorus brevis, Pholidophorus curionii, Pholidophorus dubius, Pholidophorus gaudryi, Pholidophorus germanicus, Pholidophorus granulatus, Pholidophorus gregarius, Pholidophorus hartmanni, Pholidophorus higginsi, Pholidophorus latiusculus, Pholidophorus microlepidotus, Pholidophorus nitidus, Pholidophorus pachysomus, Pholidophorus purbeckensis, Pholidophorus pusillus, Pholidophorus stricklandi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Besano (MCSN Milan collection), which is in an Illyrian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal dolomite/shale in the Besano Formation of Italy

Ecology: suspension feeder