Nematogenys cuivi Azpelicueta and Rubilar 1998 (catfish)

Actinopteri - Siluriformes - Nematogenyidae

Full reference: M. M. Azpelicueta and A. Rubilar. 1998. A Miocene Nematogenys (Teleostei: Siluriformes: Nematogenyidae) from South-Central Chile. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 18(3):475-483

Belongs to Nematogenys according to M. M. Azpelicueta and A. Rubilar 1998

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: CPUC Lonq (R)/7, a skeleton. Its type locality is Cerro RucaƱanco, which is in a Miocene fluvial-lacustrine horizon in the Cura-Mallin Formation of Chile.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Cerro RucaƱanco

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