Holophagus picenus Costa 1862 (coelacanth)

Coelacanthimorpha - Coelacanthiformes - Latimeriidae

Alternative combinations: Undina picena, Urocomus picenus

Belongs to Holophagus according to O. Rieppel 1985

See also Bassani 1895 and Schultze 2004

Sister taxon: Holophagus gulo

Type specimen: Its type locality is Giffoni Valle Piana, Salerno, which is in an Alaunian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal limestone in the Dolomia Principale Formation of Italy

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Italy (1 collection), Switzerland (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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