Aglyptorhynchus Casier 1966 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Scombriformes - Palaeorhynchidae

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

Parent taxon: Palaeorhynchidae according to M. Szabo et al. 2017

See also Casier 1966, Fierstine 2005, Fierstine 2006, Gottfried et al. 2012, Monsch 2004, Schultz 1987, Sepkoski 2002 and Weems 1999

Sister taxa: Aglyptorhynchinae, Enniskillenus, Homorhynchus, Palaeorhynchus, Pseudotetrapturus

Subtaxa: Aglyptorhynchus columbianus Aglyptorhynchus venablesi

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Type: Aglyptorhynchus columbianus

Ecology: nektonic omnivore


• Oligocene of Hungary (1 collection), New Zealand (1), United States (4: South Carolina, Washington)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (5), United States (1: Virginia)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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