Peltoperleidus Bürgin et al. 1991 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Perleidiformes - Perleididae

Full reference: T. Bürgin, U. Eichenberger, H. Furrer and K. Tschanz. 1991. Die Prosanto Formation - eine fischreiche Fossil-Lagerstätte in der Mitteltrias der Silvretta-Decke (Kanton Graubünden, Schweiz). Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae 84:921-990

Parent taxon: Perleididae according to A. Tintori et al. 2016

See also Bürgin 1992, Bürgin et al. 1991, Cartanyá 1999, Herzog 2001, Mutter and Herzog 2004 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aetheodontus, Alvinia, Chaohuperleidus, Cleithrolepis, Ctenognathichthys, Diandongperleidus, Dipteronotus, Endennia, Eoperleidus, Luopingperleidus, Megaperleidus, Meidiichthys, Mendocinia, Meridensia, Paraperleidus, Perleidus, Plesioperleidus

Subtaxa: Peltoperleidus bellipinnis Peltoperleidus ducanensis Peltoperleidus macrodontus Peltoperleidus obristi Peltoperleidus triseries

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Type: Peltoperleidus ducanensis

Ecology: grazer-detritivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Italy (1 collection), Spain (1), Switzerland (9)

Total: 11 collections including 16 occurrences

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