Osteopleurus Schaeffer 1941 (bony fish)

Osteichthyes - Coelacanthini

Full reference: B. Schaeffer. 1941. Revision of Coelacanthus newarki and notes on the evolution of the girdles and basal plates of the median fins in the Coelacanthini. American Museum Novitates 1110:1-17

Parent taxon: Coelacanthini according to B. Schaeffer 1941

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Osteopleurus newarki

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Type: Coelacanthus newarki

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of United States (3: New Jersey, North Carolina collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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