Thrissopater Gunther 1872 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Elopiformes - Elopidae

Parent taxon: Elopidae according to A. S. Woodward 1901

See also Chapman 1918

Sister taxa: Anaethalion, Ctenodentelops, Ectasis, Elopopsis, Elops, Elopsomolos, Esocelops, Ichthyemidion, Notelops, Osmeroides, Palelops, Paraelops, Paratarpon, Parelops, Promegalops, Protelops, Rhacolepis, Spaniodon, Thrissopteroides

Subtaxa: Thrissopater magnus Thrissopater megalops Thrissopater salmoneus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Amuri Bluff (Cretaceous of New Zealand)

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