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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclass: Osteichthyes
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Tetraodontiformes
Family: Cretatriacanthidae
Genus: Cretatriacanthus
Tyler & Sorbini, 1996[1]
Species: C. guidotti
Binomial name
Cretatriacanthus guidotti
Tyler & Sorbini, 1996[1]

Cretatriacanthus is an extinct genus of prehistoric ray-finned fish. It contains a single species, C. guidotti.

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  1. ^ a b Tyler, James C.; Sorbini, Lorenzo (1996). "New Superfamily and Three New Families of Tetraodontiform Fishes from the Upper Cretaceous: The Earliest and Most Morphologically Primitive Plectognaths" (PDF). Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology. 82: 1–59.