Bauzaia Frizzell and Dante 1965 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Ophidiiformes - Ophididae

Full reference: D. L. Frizzell and J. H. Dante. 1965. Otoliths of some early Cenozoic fishes of the Gulf Coast. Journal of Paleontology 39(4):687-718

Parent taxon: Ophididae according to D. L. Frizzell and J. H. Dante 1965

Sister taxa: Ampheristus, Brotula, Brotulinae, Signata

Subtaxa: Bauzaia lamberi Bauzaia melrosensis Bauzaia mucronatus Bauzaia tuberosa

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Miocene of Italy (1 collection)

• Oligocene of Germany (1)

• Eocene of United States (6: Alabama, California, Texas)

Total: 8 collections including 14 occurrences

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