ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
†family Acrolepidae Aldinger 1937 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopterygii - Palaeonisciformes

Invalid subtaxa: Challaia cacheutensis Rusconi 1950 [nomen dubium], Challaia multidentata Rusconi 1949 [nomen dubium], Challaia striata Rusconi 1946 [nomen dubium]

Full reference: H. Aldinger. 1937. Permische ganoidfische aus Ostgrönland. Meddelelser om Grønland 102(3):1-392

Parent taxon: Palaeoniscoidei according to J. S. Nelson 2006

Sister taxa: Amblypteridae, Birgeriidae, Dicellopygidae, Elonichthyidae, Lawrenciella, Muensterichthys, Palaeoniscidae, Pygopteridae, Rhabdolepidae, Rhadinichthyidae, Zhejiangichthys

Subtaxa: Acrolepis, Acropholis, Challaia, Namaichthys, Plegmolepis, Watsonichthys

View classification

Ecology: nektonic carnivore