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Lophius piscatorius Linnaeus 1758 (anglerfish)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata - Lophiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 357015

Belongs to Lophius according to O. Schultz 2006

Sister taxa: Lophius americanus, Lophius brachysomus, Lophius dolloi, Lophius orpiensis, Lophius sagittidens, Otolithus (Lophius) unicus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore