Saurodon leanus Hays 1830 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Ichthyodectiformes - Saurodontidae

Alternative combination: Saurocephalus leanus

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

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

Sister taxa: Saurodon elongatus, Saurodon intermedius, Saurodon phlebotomus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (6: Alabama collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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