Oniichthys Cavin and Brito 2001 (gar)

Actinopteri - Lepisosteiformes - Lepisosteidae

Full reference: L. Cavin and P. M. Brito. 2001. A new Lepisosteidae (Actinopterygii: Ginglymodi) from the Cretaceous of the Kem Kem beds, southern Morocco. Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France 172(5):661-670

Parent taxon: Lepisosteidae according to L. Cavin and P. M. Brito 2001

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

Subtaxa: Oniichthys falipoui

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Oniichthys falipoui-type locality (Cretaceous of Morocco)

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