Ctenognathichthys hattichi Bürgin and Herzog 2002 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Perleidiformes - Perleididae

Full reference: T. Bürgin and A. Herzog. 2002. Die Gattung Ctenognathichthys (Actinopterygii, Perleidformes) aus der Prosanto-Formation (Ladin, Mitteltrias) Graubündens (Schweiz), mit der Beschreibung einer neuen Art, C. hattichi sp. nov. Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae 95:461-469

Belongs to Ctenognathichthys according to T. Bürgin and A. Herzog 2002

Sister taxon: Ctenognathichthys bellottii

Type specimen: PIMUZ A/I 2847, a partial skull. Its type locality is summit of Strel, Kanton Graubünden, which is in a Ladinian marine horizon in the Prosanto Formation of Switzerland.

Ecology: nektobenthic durophage

Distribution: found only at summit of Strel, Kanton Graubünden

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