Full reference: G. Carnevale and T. W. Pietsch. 2010. Eocene handfishes from Monte Bolca, with description of a new genus and species, and a phylogeny of the family Brachionichthyidae (Teleostei: Lophiiformes). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 160:621-64710.1111
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: MCSNV T.160/161, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Pesciara (Alveolina dainelli Zone), which is in a Ypresian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal limestone in Italy.
Ecology: nektonic carnivore
Distribution: found only at Pesciara (Alveolina dainelli Zone)
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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