Rhinocephalus Casier 1966 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Gadiformes - Merlucciidae

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

Parent taxon: Merlucciidae according to E. Casier 1966

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Macruroninae, Merlucciidarum, Merlucciinae, Merluccius, Palaeogadus, Promerluccius

Subtaxa: Rhinocephalus planiceps

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Type: Rhinocephalus planiceps

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Ukraine (1 collection), the United Kingdom (4)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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