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Ichthyotringa Cope 1878 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Alepisauriformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 35571

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1878. Descriptions of fishes from the Cretaceous and Tertiary deposits west of the MIssissippi River. Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey 4:67-77

Parent taxon: Alepisauriformes according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cheirothrix, Cyranichthys, Dercetoides, Hemisaurida, Ichthyotringoidei, Lestidiops, Phylactocephalus, Rharbichthys, Volcichthys

Subtaxa: Ichthyotringa tenuirostris

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Type: Ichthyotringa tenuirostris

Ecology: nektonic carnivore