Proacanthurus ovalis Agassiz 1842 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Acanthuriformes - Acanthuridae

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1842. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome IV (livr. 14). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuch√Ętel 205-291

Belongs to Proacanthurus according to G. Carnevale et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Proacanthurus bonatoi, Proacanthurus elongatus, Proacanthurus tenuis

Ecology: fast-moving aquatic grazer

Distribution:

• Eocene of Italy (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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