Order Holocentriformes Betancur et al. 2013 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Holocentriformes

Full reference: R. Betancur, R. E. Broughton, E. O. Wiley, K. Carpenter, J. A. López, C. Li, N. I. Holcroft, D. Arcila, M. Sanciangco, J. C. Cureton, F. Zhang, T. Buser, M. A. Campbell, J. A. Ballesteros, A. Roa-Varon, S. Willis, W. C. Borden, T. Rowley, P. C. Reneau, G. Lu, T. Grande and G. Arratia. 2013. The tree of life and a new classification of bony fishes. PLOS Currents Tree of Life

Parent taxon: Holocentrimorphaceae according to R. Betancur et al. 2013

See also Nelson et al. 2016

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Holocentridae

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore


• Quaternary of the Marshall Islands (3 collections), Turks and Caicos Islands (1)

• Pliocene of Jamaica (1)

• Miocene of Algeria (2), the Czech Republic (2), France (3), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Slovakia (1), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Greece (1)

• Eocene of France (1), Germany (1), Italy (1), New Zealand (8), the United Kingdom (2), United States (4: Louisiana, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Brazil (1), United States (1: Kansas)

Total: 36 collections including 49 occurrences

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