Belonostomus longirostris Lambe 1902 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Teleostei - Aspidorhynchidae

Alternative combination: Diphyodus longirostris

Full reference: L. M. Lambe. 1902. New genera and species from the Belly River Series (mid-Cretaceous). Geological Survey of Canada Contributions to Canadian Palaeontology 3(2):25-81

Belongs to Belonostomus according to R. Estes 1964

See also Lambe 1902

Sister taxa: Belonostomus aciculiferus, Belonostomus attenuatus, Belonostomus carinatus, Belonostomus cinctus, Belonostomus indicus, Belonostomus tenuirostris

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (38: Alberta, Saskatchewan collections), Chile (1), United States (25: Montana, North Dakota, Wyoming)

Total: 64 collections each including a single occurrence

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