Encheliophis Müller 1842 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Ophidiiformes - Ophidioidae

Parent taxon: Carapidae according to W. Schwarzhans 2007

Sister taxa: Carapus, Echiodon, Fierasferoides, Onuxodon

Subtaxa: Encheliophis crassidorsalis

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore-parasite

Distribution: found only at Osteroden sand pit (Eocene of Germany)

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