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Dapedium Leach 1822 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Holostei - Dapediidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 35144

Alternative spelling: Dapedius

Synonyms: Aechmodus Egerton 1845 (no. 99538), Amblyurus Agassiz 1843 (no. 99537), Omalopleurus Costa 1862 (no. 99539)

Parent taxon: Dapediidae according to D. Delsate et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Dandya, Scopulipiscis

Subtaxa: Amblyurus novus, Dapedium angulifer, Dapedium ballei, Dapedium caelatum, Dapedium colei, Dapedium dorsalis, Dapedium granulatum, Dapedium magnevillei, Dapedium milloti, Dapedium noricum, Dapedium orbis, Dapedium pholidotum, Dapedium politum, Dapedium punctatum, Dapedium radiatum, Dapedium stollorum, Dapedius caelatus, Dapedius costai, Dapedius inornatus, Dapedius pholidotus, Dapedius punctatus

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Ecology: nektonic durophage-carnivore