Saurocephalus lanciformis Harlan 1834 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Ichthyodectiformes - Saurodontidae

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

See also Applegate 1970, Hay 1902, Leidy 1857, Thurmond and Jones 1981 and Woodward 1901

Sister taxa: Saurocephalus arapahovius, Saurocephalus broadheadi, Saurocephalus dentatus, Saurocephalus ferox, Saurocephalus pamphagus, Saurocephalus pygmaeus, Saurocephalus woodwardi, Saurocephalus xiphirostris, Daptinus phlebotomus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of the United Kingdom (1 collection), United States (3: Alabama)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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