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Actinopteri - Aulopiformes - Chlorophthalmidae
It was recombined as Chlorophthalmus tortus by Schwarzhans and Bratischko (2011).
If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.
|W. Schwarzhans 2003||Massive and elongated otoliths that are
somewhat twisted along the horizontal axis and with a
length:height index between 2.2 and 2.4. The rostrum
is massive and long; the posterior tip is projecting dorsally.
The sulcus is narrow and deep; the cauda is straight
and longer than the ostium and somewhat inclined
downwards. The ostium is dorsally widened.