Pleuropholis Egerton 1858 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Pholidophoriformes - Pleuropholidae

Full reference: P. M. G. Egerton. 1858. Figures and descriptions illustrative of British organic remains. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of the United Kingdom, Decade IX, Supplement 2 Pl 1-Pl 10

Parent taxon: Pleuropholidae according to K. M. Cantalice et al. 2019

See also Sepkoski 2002, Woodward 1895 and Woodward 1919

Sister taxon: Gondwanapleuropholis

Subtaxa: Pleuropholis attenuata Pleuropholis attenuatus Pleuropholis cinerosorum Pleuropholis crassicauda Pleuropholis formosa Pleuropholis longicaudus Pleuropholis serrata

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Type: Pleuropholis crassicaudus

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Denmark (2 collections), Italy (1), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (2)

• Jurassic of Germany (2)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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