Alternative combination: Mizuhoptera sendaicus
Full reference: K. Hatai, S. Hayasaka, and K. Masuda. 1963. Some fossil tympanics from the Mizuho period of northern Japan. Saito Ho-on Kai Museum Research Bulletin 32:5-14
Type specimen: IGPS 78423, a partial skull (periotic). Its type locality is Sendai, which is in a Pliocene shallow subtidal horizon in the Tatsunokuchi Formation of Japan.
Ecology: aquatic carnivore-suspension feeder
Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence
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