Taxon calibrated
Trachipteridae
Minimum age
5.333 Ma
Maximum 95% CI age
70.37 Ma
Authority
Carnevale (2004)
Locality
Oran, Algeria
Age Authority
Messinian, age estimate derived from Gradstein et al. (2012)
Outgroup sequence
Trachipterus mauritanicus (Trachipteridae, 5.333 Ma)
Eolophotes lenis (Total group Lophotidae, 41.3 Ma)
Turkmene finitimus (Total group Lamprididae, 54.17 Ma)
Aipichthys velifer (Total group Lampridformes, 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:
Order: Lampridiformes