Pholidopleurus ticinensis Bürgin 1992 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Pholidopleuriformes - Pholidopleuridae

Full reference: T. Bürgin. 1992. Basal ray-finned fishes (Osteichthyes; Actinopterygii) from the Middle Triassic of Monte San Giorgio (Canton Tessin, Switzerland). Schweizerische Paläontologische Abhandlungen 114:1-164

Belongs to Pholidopleurus according to T. Bürgin 1992

Sister taxa: Pholidopleurus kochi, Pholidopleurus typus

Type specimen: PIMUZ T.2828, a skeleton. Its type locality is Val Porina, Tessin collection, Monte San Giorgio, which is in an Illyrian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal dolomite/shale in the Besano Formation of Switzerland.



• Triassic of Italy (1 collection), Switzerland (4)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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