Species: Australosomus altisquamosus
Age: lower Triassic
Measurements: 10.8 cm long
Weight: 0.27 kg
A fine fish with beautiful scales and fins. As usual with fossils from the lower Triassic of northern Madagascar, the specimen consists of the external moulds of the left and right flanks of the fish, preserved in a calcareous concretion. Some of the cracks were filled.