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Luoxiongichthys Wen et al. 2012 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Semionotiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 186477

Full reference: W. Wen, Q. Y. Zhang, C. Y. Zhou, J. Y. Huang, Z. Q. Chen and M. J. Benton. 2012. A new genus of basal actinopterygian fish from the Anisian (Middle Triassic) of Luoping, Yunnan Province, Southwest China. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 57:149-160

Parent taxon: Kyphosichthyidae according to Z. Y. Sun and P. G. Ni 2017

Sister taxon: Sangiorgioichthys

Subtaxa: Luoxiongichthys hyperdorsalis

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Type: Luoxiongichthys hyperdorsalis

Ecology: nektonic durophage-carnivore