Named By: L. Cavin, B. Mennecart, C. Obrist, L. Costeur & H. Furrer - 2017.
Classification: Chordata, Sarcopterygii, Coelacanthiformes, Latimeriidae.
Species: F. maxkuhni (type).
Size: Up to 21 centimetres long.
Known locations: Switzerland - Prosanto Formation.
Time period: Landian? of the Triassic.
Fossil representation: Almost complete skeleton.
is a genus of small coelacanth
that lived in European waters during the
- Heterochronic evolution explains novel body shape in a Triassic coelacanth from Switzerland. . Scientific Reports 7(13695):1-7. - L. Cavin, B. Mennecart, C. Obrist, L. Costeur & H. Furrer - 2017.