Lepidosteus Agassiz 1843 (gar)

Actinopteri - Lepisosteiformes - Lepisosteidae

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome I (livr. 18). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel xxxii-188

Parent taxon: Lepisosteidae according to J. Peng et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Atractosteus, Lepisosteus, Masillosteus, Nhanulepisosteus, Oniichthys

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Germany (1 collection)

• Eocene of Belgium (1), France (1), United States (2: Utah, Wyoming)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: Montana)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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