Saurostomus Agassiz 1843 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Pachycormiformes - Pachycormidae

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome I (livr. 18). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel xxxii-188

Parent taxon: Pachycormidae according to S. Wenz 1967

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Asthenocormus, Euthynotus, Ohmdenia, Pachycormus, Prosauropsis, Protosphyraena, Sauropsis

Subtaxa: Saurostomus esocinus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of France (2 collections), Germany (3), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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