Tiktaalik roseae Daeschler et al. 2006 (lobe-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Elpistostegalia

Full reference: E. B. Daeschler, N. H. Shubin, and F. A. Jenkins, Jr. 2006. A Devonian tetrapod-like fish and the evolution of the tetrapod body plan. Nature 440:757-763

Belongs to Tiktaalik according to E. B. Daeschler et al. 2006

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: NUFV 108. Its type locality is Bird Fiord, which is in a Frasnian fluvial sandstone/siltstone in the Fram Formation of Canada.


Distribution: found only at Bird Fiord

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