Eusthenopteron Whiteaves 1881 (lobe-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Rhipidistia - Rhizodontidae

Full reference: J. F. Whiteaves. 1881. On some remarkable fossil fishes from the Devonian rocks of Scaumenac Bay, in the Province of Quebec. Journal of Natural History 8(44):159-162

Parent taxon: Rhizodontidae according to A. S. Woodward 1891

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aztecia, Cricodus, Gooloogongia, Gyroptychius, Notorhizodon, Rhizodopsis, Rhizodus, Sauripterus, Screbinodus, Strepsodus

Subtaxa: Eusthenopteron foordi

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Type: Eusthenopteron foordi

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Shore of River Ristigouche, Miguasha (Devonian of Quebec)

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