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Oxygnathus Egerton 1854 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Palaeonisciformes - Palaeoniscidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 209417

Full reference: P. Egerton. 1854. On some new genera and species of fossil fishes. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Second Series 13:433-436

Parent taxon: Palaeoniscidae according to A. S. Woodward 1890

Sister taxa: Acrorhabdus, Ambodipia, Apateolepis, Atherstonia, Canobius, Cheirolepis, Coccocephalus, Cryphiolepis, Cycloptychius, Eurylepidoides, Eurylepis, Glaucolepis, Gonatodus, Guizhouniscus, Gyrolepis, Holurus, Howqualepis, Mesopoma, Myriolepis, Nematoptychius, Palaeoniscum, Palaeoniscus, Phanerosteon, Progyrolepis, Rhadinichthys, Semionotus brodei, Trachelacanthus, Turfania, Turseodus, Wayaobulepis

Subtaxa: Oxygnathus egertoni, Oxygnathus ornatus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore