Enchodus gentryi Cope 1875 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Salmoniformes - Enchodontidae

Alternative combination: Phasganodus gentryi

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1875. Synopsis of the Vertebrata of the Miocene of Cumberland County, New Jersey. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 14:361-364

Belongs to Enchodus according to O. P. Hay 1902

See also Cope 1875

Sister taxa: Enchodus amicrodus, Enchodus anceps, Enchodus annectens, Enchodus brevis, Enchodus calliodon, Enchodus dirus, Enchodus dolichus, Enchodus faujasi, Enchodus ferox, Enchodus gladiolus, Enchodus gracilis, Enchodus lamberti, Enchodus lemonnieri, Enchodus lewesiensis, Enchodus longidens, Enchodus longipectoralis, Enchodus major, Enchodus marchesettii, Enchodus mecoanalis, Enchodus oliveirai, Enchodus oxytomus, Enchodus parvus, Enchodus petrosus, Enchodus pressidens, Enchodus pulchellus, Enchodus saevus, Enchodus semistriatus, Enchodus shumardi, Enchodus subaequilateralis, Enchodus tetraecus, Enchodus tineidae, Enchodus venator, Enchodus zipapanensis, Tetheodus pephredo

Type specimen: Its type locality is Shiloh Marl, which is in a Burdigalian marginal marine marl in the Kirkwood Formation of New Jersey

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Shiloh Marl

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