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Maurolicus Cocco 1838 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Teleostei - Sternoptychidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 35539

Parent taxon: Sternopthychidae according to A. Girone et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Argyropelecus, Discosternon, Polyipnoides, Polyipnus, Valenciennellus

Subtaxa: Maurolicus muelleri

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore