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Istiophorus platypterus Shaw and Nodder 1792 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata - Istiophoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 83025

Alternative combination: Xiphias platypterus

Belongs to Istiophorus according to G. Carnevale and S. J. Godfrey 2118

Sister taxa: Istiophorus calvertensis, Encheiziphius teretirostris

Ecology: nektonic omnivore