Name: Foreyia.
Phonetic: Foh-rey-e-ah.
Named By: L.‭ ‬Cavin,‭ ‬B.‭ ‬Mennecart,‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Obrist,‭ ‬L.‭ ‬Costeur‭ & ‬H.‭ ‬Furrer‭ ‬-‭ ‬2017.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Sarcopterygii,‭ ‬Coelacanthiformes,‭ ‬Latimeriidae.
Species: F.‭ ‬maxkuhni‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Carnivore.
Size: Up to‭ ‬21‭ ‬centimetres long.
Known locations: Switzerland‭ ‬-‭ ‬Prosanto Formation.
Time period: Landian‭? ‬of the Triassic.
Fossil representation: Almost complete skeleton.

       Foreyia is a genus of small coelacanth that lived in European waters during the middle Triassic.

Further reading
-‭ ‬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.


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