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Austrophyllolepis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Family  Phyllolepididae
Rank  Genus
Class  Placodermi
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Arthrodira
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Similar  Phyllolepida, Phyllolepis, Asterosteus, Neophlyctaenius, Diandongpetalichthys

Austrophyllolepis is an extinct genus of phyllolepid arthrodire placoderm from Middle to Late Devonian freshwater strata of Australia. The type species, A. ritchiei is found in Givetian to early Frasnian-aged freshwater strata near what is now Mount Howitt. A second species, A. dulciensis, is found from Middle Devonian freshwater strata from the Dulcie Sandstone of Georgina Basin, Central Australia.

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Austrophyllolepis Wikipedia


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