Gracilignathichthys microlepis Bürgin 1992 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Pholidopleuriformes

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 Gracilignathichthys according to T. Bürgin 1992

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIMUZ T.3243, a skeleton. Its type locality is Valle Stelle, Tessin collection, Monte San Giorgio, which is in an Illyrian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal dolomite/shale in the Besano Formation of Switzerland.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Italy (1 collection), Switzerland (3)

Total: 4 collections including 5 occurrences

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