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Axelrodichthys Maisey 1986 (coelacanth)

Osteichthyes - Coelacanthiformes - Coelacanthidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 134537

Full reference: J. G. Maisey. 1986. Coelacanths from the Lower Cretaceous of Brazil. American Museum Novitates 2866:1-30

Parent taxon: Coelacanthidae according to J. G. Maisey 1986

Sister taxa: Alcoveria, Chaohuichthys, Chinlea, Coelacanthus, Graphiurichthys, Macropoma, Mawsonia, Megalocoelacanthus, Moenkopia, Mylacanthus, Quayia

Subtaxa: Axelrodichthys araripensis

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore