Araripichthys weberi Alvarado-Ortega and Brito 2011 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Teleostei - Araripichthyidae

Full reference: J. Alvarado-Ortega and P. M. Brito. 2011. A New Species of Araripichthys (Teleostei, Elopocephala) from the Tlay├║a Formation (Cretaceous, Albian), Mexico. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 31(6):1376-1381

Belongs to Araripichthys according to J. Alvarado-Ortega and P. M. Brito 2011

Sister taxon: Araripichthys axelrodi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Tlayua Quarry (general), which is in an Albian/Albian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Tlayua Formation of Mexico

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Tlayua Quarry (general)

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