Aneurolepis macroptera Bellotti 1857 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes

Alternative combination: Urolepis macroptera

Synonyms: Urolepis elongatus Bellotti 1857, Urolepis microlepidota Bellotti 1857

Belongs to Aneurolepis according to A. López-Arbarello et al. 2014

See also de Alessandri 1910

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Aneurolepis macroptera: Its type locality is Perledo (MCSM collection), which is in a Longobardian marine limestone in the Perledo-Varenna Formation of Italy
  • Urolepis elongatus: Its type locality is Perledo (MCSM collection), which is in a Longobardian marine limestone in the Perledo-Varenna Formation of Italy.
  • Urolepis microlepidota: Its type locality is Perledo (MCSM collection), which is in a Longobardian marine limestone in the Perledo-Varenna Formation of Italy.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Perledo (MCSM collection)

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