Lepidotes tanyrhis Wenz 2003 (gar)

Actinopteri - Lepisosteiformes

Full reference: S. Wenz. 2003. Les Lepidotes (Actinopterygii, Semionotiformes) de Cretace inferieur (Barremien) de Las Hoyas (Province de Cuenca, Espagne). Geodiversitas 25(3):481-499

Belongs to Lepidotes according to S. Wenz 2003

Sister taxa: Lepidotes elvensis, Lepidotes gloriae, Lepidotes lennieri, Lepidotes macropterus, Lepidotes microrhis, Lepidotes toombsi, Lepidotes walcotti, Lepidotes wenzae, Lepidotus affinis, Lepidotus exiguus, Lepidotus gallineki, Lepidotus latifrons, Lepidotus leedsi, Lepidotus lusitanicus, Lepidotus macrocheirus, Lepidotus minor, Lepidotus occidentalis, Lepidotus palliatus, Lepidotus parvulus, Lepidotus semiserratus, Lepidotus souzai, Lepidotus subovatus, Lepidotus subundatus, Lepidotus tuberculatus, Lepidotus unguiculatus

Type specimen: MCCM LH-7410. Its type locality is Las Hoyas (MCCM collection), which is in a Barremian lacustrine - large limestone/packstone in the La Huérguina Formation of Spain.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Las Hoyas (MCCM collection)

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