Laugiidae

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Laugiidae
Temporal range: Triassic to 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
Subclass: Actinistia
Family: Laugiidae
Stensiö, 1932

Laugiidae is an extinct family of prehistoric sarcopterygian fishes which lived during the Triassic and Jurassic period. Their fossils has been found in Germany, Greenland and China[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Jinnan Tong, Xiugao Zhou, Douglas H. Erwin, Jingxun Zuo & Laishi Zhao: Fossil fishes from the Lower Triassic of Majiashan, Chaohu, Anhui Province, China. Journal of Paleontology, 80(1), 2006, pp. 146-161. PDF
  • Peter L. Forey: History of the Coelacanth Fishes. Springer Verlag GmbH, ISBN 0-412-78480-7
  • Karl Albert Frickhinger: Fossilien Atlas Fische, Mergus-Verlag, Melle, 1999, ISBN 3-88244-018-X