Thrissops Agassiz 1843 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Ichthyodectiformes

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

Parent taxon: Ichthyodectiformes according to L. Cavin et al. 2013

See also Sepkoski 2002, Woodward 1895 and Woodward 1919

Sister taxa: Aidachar, Allothrissopidae, Allothrissops, Antarctithrissops, Ascalabothrissops, Chuhsiungichthiidae, Chuhsiungichthys, Cladocyclidae, Cooyoo, Faugichthys, Garganoichthys, Heckelichthys, Ichthyodectidae, Ichthyodectoidei, Mesoclupea, Occithrissops, Ogunichthys, Pachythrissops, Proportheus, Saurodontidae, Sultanuvaisia, Unamichthys, Vallecillichthys

Subtaxa: Thrissops curtus Thrissops formosus Thrissops molossus Thrissops portlandicus

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Type: Thrissops formosus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (1 collection), Turkey (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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