Taxon calibrated
Crown group Ostraciidae
Minimum age
30.28 Ma
Maximum 95% CI age
57.88 Ma
Bannikov et al. (2016), Tyler & Gregorova (1991)
Menilitic Formation, Czech Republic
Age Authority
IPM 3 (correlated with P19; Tyler and Gregorova 1991), age estimate derived from Gradstein et al. (2012)
Outgroup sequence
Oligolactoria bubiki (Crown group Ostraciidae, 30.28 Ma)
Eolactoria sorbinii (Total group Ostraciidae, 49 Ma)
Ctenoplectus williamsi (Total group Triodontidae, 53.7 Ma)
Balkaria histiopterygia (Total group Tetraodontoidei, 55.8 Ma)
Gasterorhamphosus zuppichinii (Total group Macrorhamphosa, 69.71 Ma)
Aipichthys velifer (Total group Lampridformes, 98 Ma)
Stichocentrus liratus (Total group Holocentroidei, 98 Ma)
Apateodus glyphodus (Total group Aulopiformes, 103.13 Ma)
Leptolepides haerteisi (Total group Euteleostei, 150.94 Ma)
Anaethalion zapporum (Crown Teleostei, 151.2 Ma)
Occithrissops willsoni (stem Teleostei 5, 166.1 Ma)
Leptolepis coryphaenoides (stem Teleostei 4, 181.7 Ma)
Dorsetichthys bechei (stem Teleostei 3, 193.81 Ma)
Knerichthys bronni (stem Teleostei 2, 221 Ma)
Prohalecites porroi (stem Teleostei 1, 236 Ma)
Watsonulus (stem Halecomorphi 1, 251.2 Ma)
Taxa this fossil might apply to:
Class: Actinopteri
Subclass: Neopterygii
Infraclass: Teleostei
Megacohort: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohort: Clupeocephala
Cohort: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohort: Neoteleostei
Infracohort: Eurypterygia
Section: Ctenosquamata
Subsection: Acanthomorphata
Division: Euacanthomorphacea
Subdivision: Percomorphaceae
Series: Eupercaria
Order: Tetraodontiformes
Suborder: Ostracioidei
Family: Ostraciidae