Protacanthodes nimesensis Tyler and Santini 2001 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Tetraodontiformes - Triacanthidae

Belongs to Protacanthodes according to Tyler and Santini 2001

See also Carnevale et al. 2014

Sister taxon: Protacanthodes ombonii

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Pesciara (Alveolina dainelli Zone) (Eocene of Italy)

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