Austroptyctodus Long 1997 (armour-plated fish)

Osteichthyes

Full reference: J. A. Long. 1997. Ptyctodontid fishes (Vertebrata, Placodermi) from the Late Devonian Gogo Formation, Western Australia, with a revision of the European genus Ctenurella Orvig, 1960. Geodiversitas 19(3):515-555

Parent taxon: Placodermi according to J. A. Long 1997

Sister taxa: Acanthothoraci, Antiarcha, Arthrodira, Brindabellaspida, Campbellodus, Coelosteichthys, Nessariostoma, Petalichthida, Petalichthyida, Phyllolepida, Pseudopetalichthyida, Ptyctodontida, Rhenanida, Stensioellida

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Austroptyctodus in the database

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