Ophidiidarum Koken 1885 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Ophidiiformes - Ophidiidae

Alternative spelling: Otolithus (Ophidiidarum)

Parent taxon: Ophidiidae according to W. Schwarzhans 2007

See also Casier 1966

Sister taxa: Aequalobythites, Bassozetus, Chilara, Genypterus, Hoplobrotuloides, Lepophidium, Neobythitinae, Nolfophidion, Ophidion, Ophidium voltianum, Otophidium, Sirembinae, Sirembola

Subtaxa: Ophidiidarum compactus Ophidiidarum elongatus Ophidiidarum subregularis Ophidiidarum symmetricus Otolithus (Ophidiidarum) sagittalis

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore-parasite

Distribution:

• Miocene of Germany (1 collection), New Zealand (1)

• Eocene of Germany (1), the United Kingdom (3)

• Paleocene of Denmark (4)

Total: 10 collections including 17 occurrences

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