Ophiopsis Agassiz 1843 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Halecomorphi - Ophiopsiidae

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome I (livr. 18). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel xxxii-188

Parent taxon: Ophiopsiidae according to J. Cartanyá 1999

See also Bürgin 1995, Sepkoski 2002 and Woodward 1895

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Ophiopsis aequalis Ophiopsis attenuata Ophiopsis bellottii Ophiopsis breviceps Ophiopsis dorsalis Ophiopsis flesheri Ophiopsis guigardi Ophiopsis penicillata Ophiopsis procera Ophiopsis tenuiserrata

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Belgium (1 collection), the United Kingdom (2), United States (1: Texas)

• Jurassic of France (2), Germany (4), the United Kingdom (1), United States (4: Wyoming)

• Triassic of Italy (1)

Total: 16 collections including 20 occurrences

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