Family Salmonidae (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Salmoniformes - Salmonidae

Parent taxon: Salmoniformes according to R. Betancur-R et al. 2013

See also Jordan 1963

Sister taxa: Barcarenichthys, Casieroides, Chardonius, Cimolichthyoidei, Eosalmo, Esocoidea, Gharbouria, Ginsburgia, Goudkoffia, Helgolandichthys, Hucho, Myctophoidei, Natlandia, Prosopium, Pseudoleptolepis, Rhabdofario, Salmoniformorum, Salvelinus, Smilodonichthys, Thaumaturus, Thymallus, Umbra

Subtaxa: Oncorhynchus Osmerus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (2: British Columbia, Quebec collections), the Russian Federation (1)

• Blancan of United States (1: Idaho)

• Hemphillian of United States (1: California)

• Miocene of Canada (1: Northwest Territories)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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