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Sphaerodus Agassiz 1843 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 90660

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 G. G. z. Münster 1846

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

Subtaxa: Sphaerodus hybridus, Sphaerodus minimus, Sphaerodus subannularis, Sphaerodus submamillaris, Sphaerodus subradiatus, Sphaerodus tetragonus

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Ecology: nektonic durophage-carnivore