Planktophaga Böhme et al. 2013 (carp-like fish)

Actinopteri - Cypriniformes - Cyprinidae

Full reference: M. Böhme, M. Aiglstorfer, P.-O. Antoine, E. Appel, P. Havlik, G. Métais, Laq The Phuc, S. Schneider, F. Setzer, R. Tappert, Dang Ngoc Tran and D. J. Uhl Prieto. 2013. Na Duong (northern Vietnam) – an exceptional window into Eocene ecosystems from Southeast Asia. Zitteliana A 53:120-167

Parent taxon: Cyprinidae according to M. Böhme et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Alisodon, Amblypharyngodon, Amyzon, Aspius, Barbinae, Barbus, Catostomus, Cultrinae, Cyprininae, Cyprinus, Ecocarpia, Gobio, Gobioninae, Hexapsephus, Leuciscinae, Leuciscus, Nemachilus, Orthodon, Palaeoleuciscus, Palaeotinca, Phoxininae, Puntius, Rhodeus, Thynichthys, Tinca, Tincinae, Xenocyprinae

Subtaxa: Planktophaga minuta

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Type: Planktophaga minuta

Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution: found only at Na Duong Mine level 11 (Eocene to Eocene of Vietnam)

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