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Lepisosteus occidentalis Leidy 1856 (gar)

Osteichthyes - Lepisosteiformes - Lepisosteidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63033

Alternative combinations: Atractosteus occidentalis, Lepidotes occidentalis

Belongs to Lepisosteus according to R. Estes 1976

Sister taxa: Lepisosteus osseus, Lepisosteus simplex

Ecology: aquatic carnivore