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Diodon Linnaeus 1758 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Tetraodontiformes - Diodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36290

Parent taxon: Diodontidae according to K. Kumar and R. S. Loyal 1987

Sister taxa: Chilomycterus, Heptadiodon, Prodiodon, Zignodon

Subtaxa: Diodon circumflexus, Diodon erinaceus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore