†family Silurolepidae Zhang et al. 2010 (armour-plated fish)

Osteichthyes - Antiarcha - Silurolepidae

Full reference: G.-R. Zhang, S.-T. Wang, J.-Q. Wang, N.-Z. Wang, and M. Zhua. 2010. A basal antiarch (placoderm fish) from the Silurian of Qujing, Yunnan, China . Palaeoworld 19:129-135

Parent taxon: Antiarcha according to G.-R. Zhang et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Asterolepididae, Bothriolepididae, Grossaspis, Jiangxilepus, Lepadolepis, Liujiangolepis, Macrodontophion, Phymolepis, Pterichthyodid, Qujinolepis, Sinolepidae, Sinolepis, Taeniolepis, Xichonolepis, Yunnanolepis, Zhanjilepis, Bothriolepoidei, Yunnanolepidoidei, Bothriolepidae, Pterichthyodes

Subtaxa: Silurolepis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Qujing (Silurian of China)

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