Coryphaenoides biobtusus Lin et al. 2017 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Gadiformes - Macrouridae

Full reference: C.-H. Lin, R. Brzobohaty, D. Nolf and A. Girone. 2017. Tortonian teleost otoliths from northern Italy: taxonomic synthesis and stratigraphic significance. European Journal of Taxonomy 322:1-44

Belongs to Coryphaenoides according to C.-H. Lin et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Coryphaenoides amager, Coryphaenoides contortus, Coryphaenoides guentheri, Coryphaenoides maximus, Coryphaenoides rupestris

Type specimen: IRSNB P 9684, an otolith. Its type locality is Alba, Tanaro, which is in a Tortonian marine claystone in Italy.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Alba, Tanaro

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