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    Sauropsis longimanus Agassiz, 1833


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    • Fast swimming predators, can reach 1.5m in length.

      Lit.:

      L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome I (livr. 18). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel xxxii-188.

    Taxonomy

    Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
    Class: Actinopterygii
    Order: Pachycormiformes
    Family: Pachycormidae
    Genus: Sauropsis
    Species: S. longimanus
    Author Citation AGASSIZ, 1833

    Geological Time Scale

    Eon: Phanerozoic
    Era: Mesozoic
    Period: Jurassic
    Epoch: Late
    International Age: Tithonian

    Stratigraphy

    Solnhofen Formation

    Biostratigraphy

    Hybonotum Zone
    Riedense Subzone

    Provenance

    Acquired by: Purchase/Trade

    Location

    Wegscheid
    Solnhofen
    Bavaria
    Germany

    Comments

    Fast swimming predators, can reach 1.5m in length.

    Lit.:

    L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome I (livr. 18). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel xxxii-188.

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