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Protopsephurus liui Lu 1994 (paddlefish)

Actinopterygii - Acipenseriformes - Polyodontidae

Full reference: L. Lu. 1994. [A new paddlefish from the Upper Jurassic of northeast China]. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 32(2):134-142

Belongs to Protopsephurus according to L. Lu 1994

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: GMV 2032-1a,b, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Songzhangzi, which is in a Barremian/Aptian lacustrine horizon in the Yixian Formation of China.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore