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Lampanyctus crocodilus Risso 1810 (lanternfish)

Osteichthyes - Myctophiformes - Myctophidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 301338

Alternative combination: Gasteropelecus crocodilus

Belongs to Lampanyctus according to A. Girone et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Lampanyctus bolini, Lampanyctus cupriarius, Lampanyctus ecnomi, Lampanyctus latesulcatus, Lampanyctus licatae, Lampanyctus longaevus, Lampanyctus petrolifer, Lampanyctus pussilus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore