Diplurus Newberry 1878 (coelacanth)

Coelacanthimorpha - Coelacanthiformes - Mawsoniidae

Parent taxon: Mawsoniidae according to H.-P. Schultze 2004

See also Forey 1998 and Woodward 1891

Sister taxa: Changxingia, Garnbergia, Indocoelacanthus, Libys, Lualabaea, Parnaibaia, Rhipis, Trachymetopon

Subtaxa: Diplurus longicaudatus Diplurus newarki

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of United States (2: New Jersey, Virginia collections)

• Triassic of United States (9: New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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