Lycoptera Müller 1847 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Leptolepidiformes - Leptolepididae

Parent taxon: Leptolepidae according to A. S. Woodward 1901

See also Zhou and Wang 2010

Sister taxa: Leptolepis, Longileptolepis, Proleptolepis

Subtaxa: Lycoptera davidi Lycoptera fuxinensis Lycoptera middendorffi Lycoptera muroii Lycoptera sankeyushuensis Lycoptera sinensis Lycoptera tokunagai

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of China (18 collections), Mongolia (1)

• Jurassic of the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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