Heptadiodon Bronn 1855 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Tetraodontiformes - Diodontidae

Parent taxon: Diodontidae according to G. Carnevale et al. 2014

See also Bannikov 2014

Sister taxa: Chilomycterus, Diodon, Prodiodon, Zignodon

Subtaxa: Heptadiodon echinus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

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

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