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Pisdurodon Jain and Sahni 1983 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Tetraodontiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 36306

Full reference: S. L. Jain and A. Sahni. 1983. Some Upper Cretaceous vertebrates from central India and their palaeogeographic implications. In H. K. Maheshwari (ed.), Proceedings of the Symposium on "Cretaceous of India: Palaeoecology, Palaeogeography and Time Boundaries", Lucknow. Indian Association of Palynostratigraphers 66-83

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

Sister taxa: Alutera, Aracana, Atlanticopristis, Balistoidei, Balistomorphus, Bolcabalistidae, Cretatriacanthus, Cryptobalistes, Eodiodon, Eoplectidae, Eospinus, Indotrigonodon, Kyrtogymnodon, Moloidei, Oligodiodon, Oligolactoria, Ostracioidei, Plectocretacicus, Progymnodon, Protobalistidae, Tetraodontoidei, Triacanthodoidei, Triacanthoidei, Triacanthus, Trigonodontoidae, Triodon, Zignoichthyidae

Subtaxa: Pisdurodon spatulatus

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Type: Pisdurodon spatulatus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore