Clastes lusitanicus Sauvage 1898 (gar)

Actinopteri - Lepisosteiformes - Lepisosteidae

Full reference: H.-E. Sauvage. 1898. Vertébrés Fossiles du Portugal. Contributions à l’Étude des Poissons et des Reptiles du Jurassique et du Crétacique [Fossil Vertebrates of Portugal. Contributions to the Study of the Fishes and Reptiles of the Jurassic and Cretaceous] 1-46

Belongs to Clastes according to H.-E. Sauvage 1898

Sister taxa: Lepisosteus aganus, Lepisosteus cuneatus, Lepisosteus cycliferus, Lepisosteus glaber, Lepisosteus integer, Lepisosteus knieskerni, Lepisosteus nahunticus, Lepisosteus occidentalis, Lepisosteus osseus, Lepisosteus whitneyi, Clastes pustulosus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Viso railway trench, which is in a Maastrichtian estuary/bay claystone in the Argilas de Aveiro Formation of Portugal

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Viso railway trench

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