Ichthyodectes ctenodon Cope 1870 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Ichthyodectiformes - Ichthyodectidae

Belongs to Ichthyodectes according to L. Cavin et al. 2013

See also Applegate 1970, Hay 1902, Thurmond and Jones 1981 and Woodward 1901

Sister taxa: Ichthyodectes acanthicus, Ichthyodectes anaides, Ichthyodectes arcuatus, Ichthyodectes cruentus, Ichthyodectes elegans, Ichthyodectes goodeanus, Ichthyodectes hamatus, Ichthyodectes libanicus, Ichthyodectes minor, Ichthyodectes multidentatus, Ichthyodectes parvus, Ichthyodectes perniciosus, Ichthyodectes prognathus, Ichthyodectes tenuidens

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (3: Manitoba, Saskatchewan collections), United States (1: Alabama)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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