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Nardovelifer
Temporal range: Late Cretaceous
Nardovelifer and cretazeus by avancna-d1wlw65
A restoration of Nardovelifer altipinnis (top) compared with Cretazeus rinaldii (bottom)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Lampridiformes
Family: Veliferidae
Genus: Nardovelifer
C. Sorbini & L. Sorbini, 1999
Species: N. altipinnis
Binomial name
Nardovelifer altipinnis
C. Sorbini & L. Sorbini, 1999

Nardovelifer is the oldest known lamprid fish. It dates from the Campanian epoch of Nardò, Italy.

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