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Fossil Record A palaeontological open-access journal of the Museum für Naturkunde

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Foss. Rec., 20, 47-67, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-47-2017
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31 Jan 2017
The lower actinopterygian fauna from the Lower Carboniferous Albert shale formation of New Brunswick, Canada – a review of previously described taxa and a description of a new genus and species
Kathryn E. Mickle

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A new lower actinopterygian fossil fish genus and species is described from a Paleozoic site in Canada. The new taxon, based on the study of a well-preserved fossil, is defined by a unique combination of characters including features of the scales and the bones of the snout. A review of previously described fishes from this locality highlights how redescriptions of large cosmopolitan genera, and descriptions of new taxa, are vital to our understanding of the diversity of this group as a whole.
A new lower actinopterygian fossil fish genus and species is described from a Paleozoic site in...
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