Clupea tiejei David 1943 (hering)

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Full reference: L. R. David. 1943. Miocene Fishes of Southern California. Geological Society of America Special Paper 43:1-187

Belongs to Clupea according to L. R. David 1943

See also Fierstine et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Clupea arezedi, Clupea catopygoptera, Clupea caudata, Clupea cephalus, Clupea chrysosoma, Clupea crenata, Clupea denticiformis, Clupea engrauliformis, Clupea hadleyi, Clupea longimana, Clupea megapteryx, Clupea microcephala, Clupea minutissima, Clupea ophthalmica, Clupea opisthopteryx, Clupea pallasii, Clupea polyachanthina, Clupea sardinites, Clupea saulos, Clupea scheuchseri, Clupea sprattus, Clupea trinacridis, Clupea ventricosa, Clupea voinovi, Clupea xenophanis, Clupea zanclea

Type specimen: UCLA 200. Its type locality is Elysian Park, which is in a Miocene marine shale in the Modelo Formation of California.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Elysian Park

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