Cylindracanthus gigas Woodward 1888 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Alepisauriformes - Dercetidae

Alternative combination: Coelorhynchus gigas

Belongs to Cylindracanthus according to E. I. White 1926

See also Woodward 1891

Sister taxa: Cylindracanthus acus, Cylindracanthus bisulcatus, Cylindracanthus isnusris, Cylindracanthus rectus

Type specimen: BMNH 893-5

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Nigeria (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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