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Sterropterygion Thomson 1972 (lobe-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Osteolepiformes - Megalichthyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 295103

Full reference: K. S. Thomson. 1972. New evidence on the evolution of the paired fins of Rhipidistia and the origin of the tetrapod limbs, with description of a new genus of Osteolepidae. Postilla (157)1-7

Parent taxon: Megalichthyidae according to T. Holland 2013

Sister taxon: Cladarosymblema

Subtaxa: Sterropterygion brandei

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Type: Sterropterygion brandei

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