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Acrotemnus Agassiz 1843 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 35168

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome I (livr. 18). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel xxxii-188

Parent taxon: Pycnodontes according to C. Arambourg and L. Joleaud 1943

Sister taxa: Abdobalistum, Anomoeodus, Athrodon, Callodus, Coccodus, Coelodus, Gyrodus, Iemanja, Macromesodon, Microdus, Micropycnodon, Neoproscinetes, Nonaphalagodus, Omphalodus, Paramicrodon, Polypsephis, Proscincetes, Pycnodontinae, Pycnodus, Pycnomicrodon, Sphaerodus, Stemmatodus, Tepexichthys, Xenopholis

Subtaxa: Acrotemnus faba

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Ecology: nektonic durophage-carnivore