Large bony fish - ROM2007_9522_19


Large bony fish

Geography: Brazil
length=135; width=28; height=15 cm
    • Attributes
    • Objects
    • Taxonomy
    • KingdomAnimalia
    • PhylumChordata
    • ClassOsteichthyes
    • OrderIchthyodectiformes
    • FamilyIchthyodectidae
    • GenusCladocyclus
    • SpecificEpithetgardneri
Object number: 52058
On view
DescriptionBy the end of the Cretaceous, all major types of bony fish, the group which dominates today’s seas, rivers and lakes, were present. With a variety of shapes and sizes, Cretaceous fish were already diverse and widespread.
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