Promegalops Casier 1966 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Elopiformes - Elopidae

Full reference: E. Casier. 1966. Faune ichthyologique du London Clay 1-510

Parent taxon: Elopidae according to E. Casier 1966

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Promegalops sheppeyensis Promegalops signeuxae

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Type: Promegalops signeuxae

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

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

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