Ichthyemidion Poyato-Ariza 1995 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Elopiformes - Elopidae

Full reference: F. J. Poyato-Ariza. 1995. Ichthyemidion, a new genus for the elopiform fish "Anaethalion" vivaldi, from the Early Cretaceous of Spain: phylogenetic comments. Comptes rendus de l'Académie des sciences. Série 2. Sciences de la terre et des planètes 320(2):133-139

Parent taxon: Elopidae according to F. J. Poyato-Ariza 1995

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

Subtaxa: Ichthyemidion vivaldi

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Type: Ichthyemidion vivaldi

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at La Pedrera de Rubies (IEI coll) (Cretaceous of Spain)

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