Oligobalistes Danil'chenko 1960 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Tetraodontiformes - Balistidae

Full reference: P. G. Danil'chenko. 1960. Bony fishes of the Maikop deposits of the Caucasus. Alede,oua Mail SSSR. Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 78:1-247

Parent taxon: Balistidae according to P. G. Danil'chenko 1960

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Balistes

Subtaxa: Oligobalistes robustus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Belaya river, upstream of Abadzekhskaya (PIN collection 4705) (Oligocene of Russian Federation)

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