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Eusthenopteron Whiteaves 1881 (lobe-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Rhipidistia - Rhizodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34918

Full reference: J. F. Whiteaves. 1881. On some remarkable fossil fishes from the Devonian rocks of Scaumenac Bay, in the Province of Quebec. Journal of Natural History 8(44):159-162

Parent taxon: Eusthenopteridae according to U. J. Borgen and H. A. Nakrem 2016

Sister taxa: Heddleichthys, Langlieria, Notorhizodon

Subtaxa: Eusthenopteron foordii, Eusthenopteron obruchevi, Eusthenopteron saevesoederberghi

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Type: Eusthenopteron foordi