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Pleuropholis Egerton 1858 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Teleostei - Pholidophoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 35289

Full reference: P. M. G. Egerton. 1858. Figures and descriptions illustrative of British organic remains. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of the United Kingdom, Decade IX, Supplement 2 Pl 1-Pl 10

Parent taxon: Pleuropholidae according to K. M. Cantalice et al. 2019

Sister taxon: Gondwanapleuropholis

Subtaxa: Pleuropholis attenuata, Pleuropholis attenuatus, Pleuropholis cinerosorum, Pleuropholis crassicauda, Pleuropholis formosa, Pleuropholis longicaudus, Pleuropholis serrata

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Type: Pleuropholis crassicaudus

Ecology: suspension feeder