Esocelops Woodward 1901 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Elopiformes - Elopidae

Full reference: A. S. Woodward. 1901. Catalogue of Fossil Fishes in the British Museum (Natural History), Part IV 1-636

Parent taxon: Elopidae according to A. S. Woodward 1901

See also Casier 1966 and Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Esocelops cavifrons

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at London Clay, Isle of Sheppey (Eocene of the United Kingdom)

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