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      Sturgeon-like fish

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Acipenseriformes
      Family: Peipiaosteidae
      Genus: Yanosteus
      Species: Y. longidorsalis
      Yixian Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Cretaceous
      Epoch: Early
      International Age: Barremian - early Aptian
      Songzhangzi
      Linyuan County
      Liaoning
      China
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1877
      • 3 comments
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Placodermi
      Order: Antiarcha
      Family: Bothriolepididae
      Genus: Bothriolepis
      Species: B. canadensis
      Escuminac Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Paleozoic
      Period: Devonian
      Epoch: Late
      International Age: Frasnian (middle)
      Miguasha National Park
      Gaspé Peninsula
      Québec
      Canada
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch411
      • 1 comment
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      Pipefish

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Syngnathiformes
      Family: Syngnathidae
      Genus: Hipposyngnathus
      Species: H. imporcitor
      Modelo Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Neogene
      Epoch: Miocene
      Dixie Canyon
      Santa Barbara County
      California
      United States
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1794
      • 2 comments
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      Hyneria

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Sarcopterygii
      Order: Osteolepiformes
      Family: Tristichopteridae
      Genus: Hyneria
      Species: Hyneria lindae
      Catskill Formation
      Duncannon Member
      Fa2c zone
      Eon: Proterozoic
      Era: Paleozoic
      Period: Devonian
      Epoch: Late
      International Age: Fammenian
      Red Hill
      Clinton County
      Pennsylvania
      United States
      Catalog #: ANSP23786
      • 1 comment
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Dapediiformes
      Family: Dapediidae
      Genus: Dapedium
      Species: D. stollorum
      Altena Group
      Posidonia Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Jurassic
      Epoch: Early
      International Age: Early Toarcian
      Holzmaden
      Esslingen District
      Baden-Württemberg
      Germany
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1812
      • 4 comments
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      Bowfin

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Amiiformes
      Family: Amiidae
      Genus: Cyclurus
      Species: C. macrocephalus
      Střezov Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Paleogene
      Epoch: Late
      International Age: Eocene
      Kučlín
      Teplice
      Czech Republic
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1834
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      Coelacanth

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Coelacanthimorpha
      Order: Coelacanthiformes
      Family: Latimeriidae
      Genus: Holophagus
      Species: H. penicillata
      Weißjura Group
      Painten Formation
      Beckeri Zone
      Ulmense Subzone
      eigeltingense-Horizon
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Jurassic
      Epoch: Late
      International Age: Tithonian
      Rygol Quarry
      Painten
      Bavaria
      Germany
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1855
      • 5 comments
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      Toad fish

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygii
      Order: Tetraodontiformes
      Family: Diodontidae
      Genus: Diodon
      Species: D. formosus
      Portland Limestone
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Neogene
      Epoch: Pliocene
      Narrawong Beach
      Portland
      Victoria
      Australia
      • 0 comments
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Palaeonisciformes
      Family: Palaeoniscidae
      Genus: Palaeoniscum
      Species: P. freieslebeni
      Kupferschiefer Formation (Copper Shale Formation)
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Paleozoic
      Period: Permian
      Epoch: Late
      International Age: Wuchiapingian
      Richelsdorf
      Hessia
      Germany
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch57
      • 2 comments
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      "Flying Fish"

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Peltopleuriformes
      Family: Thoracopteridae
      Genus: Wushaichthys
      Species: W. exquisitus
      Falang Formation
      Zhuganpo Member
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Triassic
      Epoch: Middle
      International Age: Ladinian - early Carnian
      Wusha
      Qiandongnan Autonomous Prefecture
      Guizhou Province
      China
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch405
      • 0 comments
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Ellimmichthyiformes
      Family: Paraclupeidae
      Genus: Rhombichthys
      Species: Rhombichthys cf. intoccabilis
      "Continental intercalaire" Group
      Akrabou Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Cretaceous
      Epoch: Late
      International Age: Cenomanian / Turonian
      Gara es Sbâa
      Tafraoute
      Tiznit Province
      Morocco
      Catalog #: TTF-oilshale-Ch1705
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Semionotiformes
      Family: Eosemionotidae
      Genus: Eosemionotus
      Species: E. sp.
      Prosanto Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Triassic
      Epoch: Middle
      International Age: Ladinian
      Silvretta Nappe
      Davos
      Canton of Graubünden
      Switzerland
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1769
      • 0 comments
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Cordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Perciformis
      Family: Serranidae
      Genus: Dapalis
      Species: D. minutus
      Aix-en-Provence Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Paleogene
      Epoch: Oligocene
      International Age: Chattian
      Montée d’Avignon
      Aix-en-Provence City
      Bouches-du-Rhône Department
      France
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch599
      • 0 comments
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Perciformes
      Family: Eocottidae
      Genus: Bassanichthys
      Species: B. pesciaraensis
      Monte Bolca Formation
      Alveolina dainelli Zone
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Paleogene
      Epoch: Eocene
      International Age: Lutetian
      Monte Bolca Lagerstatte
      Pesciara Village
      Veneto
      Italy
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch537
      • 1 comment
      • 125 views

      Eel

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Anguilliformes
      Family: Milananguillidae
      Genus: Milananguilla
      Species: M . lehmani
      Monte Bolca Formation
      Alveolina dainelli Zone
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Paleogene
      Epoch: Eocene
      International Age: Lutetian
      Monte Bolca Lagerstatte
      Pesciara Village
      Veneto
      Italy
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch791
      • 0 comments
      • 119 views

      Jack

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Carangiformes
      Family: Carangidae
      Genus: Caranx
      Species: C. cf. glarisianus
      Bodenheim Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Paleogene
      Epoch: Oligocene
      International Age: Rupelian
      Rauenberg Quarry
      Frauenweiler
      Baden-Württemberg
      Germany
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1382
      • 0 comments
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygii
      Order: Amiiformes
      Family: Caturidae
      Genus: Amblysemius
      Species: A. bellicianus
      Weißjura Group
      Painten Formation
      Hybonotum Zone
      Riedense Subzone
      eigeltingense-Horizon
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Jurassic
      Epoch: Late
      International Age: Tithonian
      Zandt Quarry
      Denkendorf (in Eichstätt District)
      Bavaria
      Germany
      Catalog #: TTF-oilshale-Ch861
      • 1 comment
      • 185 views

      Porcupine Fish

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygii
      Order: Tetraodontiformes
      Family: Diodontidae
      Genus: Diodon
      Species: Diodon sp.
      Beaumaris Sandstone Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Neogene
      Epoch: Miocene
      International Age: late Messinian to early Zanclean
      Beaumaris Cliffs
      Beaumaris
      Victoria
      Australia
      • 2 comments
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygii
      Order: Amiiformes
      Family: Caturidae
      Genus: Caturus
      Species: C. furcatus
      Solnhofen Formation
      Hybonotum Zone
      Riedense Subzone
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Jurassic
      Epoch: Late
      International Age: Tithonian
      Schernfeld
      District Eichstätt
      Bavaria
      Germany
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1747
      • 0 comments
      • 174 views

      Lizard fish

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygia
      Order: Saurichthyiformes
      Family: Saurichthyidae
      Genus: Sinosaurichthys
      Species: S. minuta
      Guanling Formation
      Member II
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Triassic
      Epoch: Middle
      International Age: Anisian, Pelsonian
      Daaozi, Luoxiong
      Luoping County
      Yunnan
      China
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1727
      • 2 comments
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygii
      Order: Ankylophoriformes
      Family: Indeterminate
      Genus: Siemensichthys
      Species: S. macrocephalus
      Painten Formation
      Beckeri Zone
      Ulmense Subzone
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Jurassic
      Epoch: Late
      International Age: Tithonian
      Rygol Quarry
      Painten
      Bavaria
      Germany
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1190
      • 2 comments
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      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygii
      Order: Osteoglossiformes
      Family: Incertae sedis
      Genus: Jinanichthys
      Species: J. longicephalus
      Jehol Group
      Jiufotang Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Mesozoic
      Period: Cretaceous
      Epoch: Early
      International Age: Aptian
      ZhenDong
      Lingyuan County
      Liaoning
      China
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1690
      • 0 comments
      • 285 views

      Razorfish

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygii
      Order: Syngnathiformes
      Family: Centriscidae
      Genus: Aeoliscus
      Species: A. longispinus
      Menilite Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Paleogene
      Epoch: Oligocene
      Jamna Dolna
      Bieszczady County
      Subcarpathian Voivodeship
      Poland
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1709
      • 0 comments
      • 196 views

      perch-like fish

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygii
      Order: Perciformes
      Family: Serranidae
      Genus: Properca
      Species: P. sabbae
      Menilite Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Paleogene
      Epoch: Oligocene
      Równe near Krosno
      Subcarpathian Voivodeship
      Poland
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch435
      • 0 comments
      • 189 views

      Boarfish

      Kingdom: Animalia
      Phylum: Chordata
      Class: Actinopterygii
      Order: Perciformes
      Family: Caproidae
      Genus: Antigonia
      Species: A. sp.
      Menilite Formation
      Eon: Phanerozoic
      Era: Cenozoic
      Period: Paleogene
      Epoch: Oligocene
      Jamna Dolna
      Bieszczady County
      Subcarpathian Voivodeship
      Poland
      Catalog #: TFF.oilshale-Ch1708
      • 1 comment
      • 172 views
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