Coelacanthus banffensis Lambe 1916 (coelacanth)

Coelacanthimorpha - Coelacanthiformes - Coelacanthidae

Full reference: L. M. Lambe. 1916. Ganoid fishes from near Banff, Alberta. Proceedings and Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada, Series 3 10:35-44

Belongs to Coelacanthus according to L. M. Lambe 1916

See also Schultze 2004

Sister taxa: Coelacanthus dendrites, Coelacanthus elegans, Coelacanthus elongatus, Coelacanthus evolutus, Coelacanthus exiguus, Coelacanthus gracilis, Coelacanthus granulatus, Coelacanthus lepturus, Coelacanthus lunzensis, Coelacanthus madagascariensis, Coelacanthus minor, Coelacanthus munsteri, Coelacanthus ornatus, Coelacanthus phillipsii, Coelacanthus robustus, Coelacanthus tingleyensis, Coelacanthus welleri

Type specimen: Its type locality is Railway cutting west of Massive, which is in a Smithian marine sandstone in the Spray River Formation of Canada

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Railway cutting west of Massive

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