Indocoelacanthus Jain 1974 (coelacanth)

Coelacanthimorpha - Coelacanthiformes - Latimeriidae

Full reference: S. L. Jain. 1974. Indocoelacanthus robustus n. gen., n. sp. (Coelacanthidae, Lower Jurassic), the first fossil coelacanth from India. Journal of Paleontology 48(1):49-62

Parent taxon: Latimeriidae according to H. Dutel et al. 2012

See also Forey 1998, Jain 1974 and Schultze 2004

Sister taxa: Foreyia, Holophagus, Latimeria, Libys, Macropoma, Macropomoides, Megalocoelacanthus, Swenzia, Ticinepomis, Undina

Subtaxa: Indocoelacanthus robustus

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of India (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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