Scomberesox edwardsi Jordan and Gilbert 1919 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Beloniformes - Scomberesocidae

Alternative combination: Scomberesox (Scomberessus) edwardsi

Full reference: D. S. Jordan and J. Z. Gilbert. 1919. Fossil Fishes of the Miocene (Monterey) Formations. Leland Stanford Junior University Publications, University Series 13-60

Belongs to Scomberesox according to H. L. Fierstine et al. 2012

See also David 1943

Sister taxon: Scomberesox acutillus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Elysian Park, which is in a Miocene marine shale in the Modelo Formation of California

Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (2: California collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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