Thynnus scaldisii Storms 1889 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Scombriformes - Scombridae

Alternative combination: Thynnus scaldisiensis

Full reference: R. Storms. 1889. Sur la presence d'un poisson du genre Tynnus dans les depots pliocenes des environs d'Anvers. Bulletin de la Societe Belge de Geologie de Paleontologie & d'Hydrologie 3:215

Belongs to Thynnus according to A. S. Woodward 1890

Sister taxa: Thunnus (Alciola), Thunnus abchazicus, Thunnus alalunga, Thunnus albacares, Thunnus atlanticus, Thunnus krambergeri, Thunnus lanceolatus, Thunnus latior, Thunnus maccoyii, Thunnus obesus, Thunnus orientalis, Thunnus secretus, Thunnus thynnus, Thunnus tonggol, Thynnus (Orcynus) scaldisii, Thynnus angustus, Thynnus proximus, Thynnus bolcensis

Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of the United Kingdom (1 collection)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Belgium (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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