Uranoplosus Sauvage 1879 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae

Parent taxon: Pycnodontidae according to O. P. Hay 1902

Sister taxa: Abdobalistum, Acrotemnus, Anomoeodus, Athrodon, Callodus, Coccodus, Coelodus, Iemanja, Macromesodon, Micropycnodon, Neoproscinetes, Nonaphalagodus, Omphalodus, Paramicrodon, Polypsephis, Proscincetes, Pycnodontinae, Pycnodus, Pycnomicrodon, Sphaerodus, Stemmatodus, Tepexichthys, Typodus, Xenopholis

Subtaxa: Uranoplosus arctatus Uranoplosus cotteaui Uranoplosus flectidens

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Type: Uranoplosus cotteaui

Ecology: nektonic durophage-carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Uranoplosus in the database

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