Protelops Laube 1885 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Elopiformes - Elopidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Protelops anglicus Protelops geinitzii

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Type: Protelops geinitzii

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Protelops in the database

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