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Pygopterus Agassiz 1843 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Palaeonisciformes - Pygopteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 149731

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

Parent taxon: Pygopteridae according to I. Hoşgör and S. Štamberg 2014

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Pygopterus concavus, Pygopterus degeeri, Pygopterus gleerupi, Pygopterus humboldti, Pygopterus latus, Pygopterus mandibularis, Pygopterus nielseni

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Type: Pygopterus humboldti

Ecology: nektonic carnivore