Licata (Miocene of Italy)

Where: Italy (37.1° N, 13.9° E: paleocoordinates 36.9° N, 13.7° E)

When: Messinian (7.2 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. S. Woodward. 1901. Catalogue of Fossil Fishes in the British Museum (Natural History), Part IV 1-636 [M. Clapham/P. Vazquez/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 185692: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 09.05.2017

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Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Osteichthyes
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Actinopteri
 Scorpaeniformes - Triglidae
Trigla licatae sea robin
 Stomiatiformes - Sternoptychidae
Maurolicus muelleri Gmelin 1789 Mueller's pearlside
 Stomiatiformes -
 Stomiatiformes - Gonostomatidae
 Beloniformes - Belonidae
Belone acutirostris Sauvage 1870
 Beloniformes - Scomberesocidae
 Carangiformes - Carangidae
 Pleuronectiformes - Bothidae
 Syngnathiformes - Syngnathidae
Syngnathus albyi Sauvage 1870 pipefish
 Syngnathiformes - Fistulariidae
 Scombriformes - Scombridae
"Orcynus prximus" = Thunnus
Thynnus angustus Sauvage 1870
Thynnus ? proximus Sauvage 1870
Scomber colias Gmelin 1789
 Perciformes -
Hemithyrsites armatus Sauvage 1873 perch-like fish
 Gadiformes - Macrouridae
 Gadiformes - Bregmacerotidae
Bregmaceros albyi Sauvage 1880
 Myctophiformes - Myctophidae
Myctophum dorsale lanternfish
Myctophum columnae Sauvage 1873 lanternfish
Diaphus sauvagei Arambourg 1925 lanternfish
Lampanyctus edwarsi lanternfish
Lampanyctus larteti lanternfish
Lampanyctus ecnomi Sauvage 1870 lanternfish
Lampanyctus licatae Sauvage 1870 lanternfish
 Aulopiformes - Paralepididae
 Alepisauriformes -