Scheenstia López-Arbarello and Sfercoa 2009 (gar)

Actinopteri - Lepisosteiformes

Full reference: A. López-Arbarello and E. Sfercoa. 2009. New Semionotiform (Actinopterygii, Neopterygii) from the Late Jurassic of Southern Germany. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 9:197-215

Parent taxon: Lepisosteiformes according to A. López-Arbarello 2012

See also Cantalice et al. 2019 and López-Arbarello and Sfercoa 2009

Sister taxa: Isanichthys, Lepidotes, Lepisosteioidei

Subtaxa: Scheenstia decoratus Scheenstia degenhardti Scheenstia hauchecornei Scheenstia laevis Scheenstia mantelli Scheenstia maximus Scheenstia zappi

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Cretaceous of Belgium (1 collection), Spain (5), the United Kingdom (2)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of France (2)

• Jurassic of France (1), Germany (1), Switzerland (2)

Total: 14 collections including 15 occurrences

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