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Rhacolepis Agassiz 1843 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Elopiformes - Elopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 35433

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

Parent taxon: Elopidae according to A. S. Woodward 1901

Sister taxa: Anaethalion, Ctenodentelops, Ectasis, Elopopsis, Elops, Elopsomolos, Esocelops, Ichthyemidion, Notelops, Osmeroides, Palelops, Paraelops, Paratarpon, Parelops, Promegalops, Protelops, Spaniodon, Thrissopater, Thrissopteroides

Subtaxa: Rhacolepis buccalis, Rhacolepis latus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore