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Holophagus Egerton 1861 (coelacanth)

Osteichthyes - Coelacanthiformes - Latimeriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34928

Synonym: Urocomus Costa 1862 (taxon 285759)

Full reference: P. M. G. Egerton. 1861. Holophagus gulo description, in Preliminary essay upon the systematic arrangment of the fishes of the Devonian Epoch. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, Decade X 23:19

Parent taxon: Latimeriidae according to H. Dutel et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Foreyia, Indocoelacanthus, Latimeria, Libys, Macropoma, Macropomoides, Megalocoelacanthus, Swenzia, Ticinepomis, Undina

Subtaxa: Holophagus gulo, Holophagus picenus

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