Coccoderma

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Coccoderma
Temporal range: Jurassic
Coccoderma bavaricum Reis, 1888 (Solnhofen Bavière - Allemagne).JPG
Coccoderma bavaricum
Natural History Museum Wien-097.JPG
Coccoderma nudum, at the Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Sarcopterygii
Family: Laugiidae
Genus: Coccoderma

Coccoderma is a genus of prehistoric lobe-finned fish which lived during the Late Jurassic period, Kimmeridgian Stage. Fossils have been found in the USA. It was small in size, about 27,5 cm. They had very long and sharp teeth.

Species[edit]

  • Coccoderma bavaricum REIS, 1888
  • Coccoderma gigas REIS, 1888
  • Coccoderma nudum REIS, 1888

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