Egertonia Cocchi 1866 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Elopiformes - Phyllodontidae

Parent taxon: Phyllodontidae according to J. A. Ebersole et al. 2019

See also Casier 1966, Cvancara and Hoganson 1993, Miller 1967, Otero et al. 2015, Sepkoski 2002 and Weems 1999

Sister taxa: Paralbula, Paralbulinae, Phyllodontinae, Phyllodus

Subtaxa: Egertonia isodonta

View classification

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (9 collections), United States (3: Alabama, Mississippi, Virginia)

• Cretaceous of United States (2: Maryland, North Carolina)

Total: 14 collections including 15 occurrences

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.