Enchodus lamberti Arambourg and Joleaud 1943 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Salmoniformes - Enchodontidae

Full reference: C. Arambourg and L. Joleaud. 1943. Vertébrés fossiles du bassin du Niger [Fossil vertebrates of the Niger basin]. Bulletin de la Service des Mines de l'Afrique Occidentale Française 7:28-85

Belongs to Enchodus according to C. Arambourg and L. Joleaud 1943

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

Type specimen: Lambert AD 072, 078, 068, 054, 163; Chevalier coll., a set of teeth

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Niger (6 collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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