Protopsephurus Lu 1994 (paddlefish)

Actinopteri - Acipenseriformes - Polyodontidae

Full reference: L. Lu. 1994. [A new paddlefish from the Upper Jurassic of northeast China]. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 32(2):134-142

Parent taxon: Protopsephurinae according to L. Grande et al. 2002

See also Grande and Bemis 1996, Grande and Hilton 2006 and Zhou and Wang 2010

Sister taxon: Polyodonti

Subtaxa: Protopsephurus liui

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Type: Protopsephurus liui

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Cretaceous of China (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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