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†family Pholidophoridae Woodward 1890 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Teleostei

PaleoDB taxon number: 99742

Full reference: A. S. Woodward. 1890. The fossil fishes of the Hawkesbury Series at Gosford. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of New South Wales. Palaeontology 4:1-57

Parent taxon: Pholidophoriformes according to A. Tintori et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Ankylophoridae, Archaeomaenidae, Catervariolidae, Ichthyokentemidae, Pleuropholidae

Subtaxa: Annaichthys, Archaeomaene, Ceramurus, Knerichthys, Malingichthys, Parapholidophorus, Pholidoctenus, Pholidolepis, Pholidophoretes, Pholidophorinae, Pholidophoroides, Pholidophoropsis, Pholidophorus, Pholidorhynchodon, Pleuropholis, Zambellichthys

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Ecology: suspension feeder