Alternative combination: Palaeoniscus varians
Full reference: J. W. Kirkby. 1862. On the remains of fish and plants from the upper limestone of the Permian series of Durham. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Third Series 9:267-269
Type specimen: Hancock Museum, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Fulwell Hill, old quarry, fish bed, Sunderland, which is in a Wuchiapingian carbonate limestone in the Raisby Formation of the United Kingdom.
Ecology: nektonic durophage-carnivore
Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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