Fossil Information (Phanerozoic Eon)

ID:82
Fossil Type:Tooth
Fossil Description:Salmonoid (Salmon) fish
Status:Extinct
Relative Size:Medium
Superclass:Osteichthyes
Class:Actinopterygii (Klein, 1885)
Superorder:Protacanthopterygii
Order:Salmoniformes
Family:Salmonidae
Subfamily:Salmoninae
Scientific Name (Genus species):Enchodus petrosus (Cope)
Era/Period:Mesozoic/Cretaceous
Epoch/Age:Maastrichtian
MYA:About 72
Discovery Location (Water, Land):Poricy Brook
Discovery Location (City, ST):Middletown, NJ
Discovery Location (County):Monmouth
Deepest Formation:Navesink
Color:Brown outside, black inside
Comments:Palatine type tooth (fang)
Collector Name:RLD
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