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Protolophotus Walters 1957 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopterygii - Lampridiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 35834

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

Sister taxa: Analectis, Ateleopus, Bajaichthys, Bathysoma, Danatinia, Eolophotes, Lamprididae, Lampris, Palaeocentrotus, Regalecidae, Trachipteridae, Turkmene, Velifer, Veliferidae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic omnivore