Pycnomicrodon Hay 1916 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae

Full reference: O. P. Hay. 1916. Descriptions of some fossil vertebrates found in Texas. Bulletin of the University of Texas 71:3-24

Parent taxon: Pycnodontidae according to O. P. Hay 1916

See also Shimada et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Abdobalistum, Acrotemnus, Anomoeodus, Athrodon, Callodus, Coccodus, Coelodus, Iemanja, Macromesodon, Micropycnodon, Neoproscinetes, Nonaphalagodus, Omphalodus, Paramicrodon, Polypsephis, Proscincetes, Pycnodontinae, Pycnodus, Sphaerodus, Stemmatodus, Tepexichthys, Typodus, Uranoplosus, Xenopholis

Subtaxa: Pycnomicrodon texanus

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Type: Microdon texanus

Ecology: nektonic durophage-carnivore

Distribution: found only at near Vanderpool (Cretaceous of Texas)

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