Pterothrissus Hilgendorf 1877 (bonefish)

Actinopteri - Albuliformes - Pterothrissidae

Parent taxon: Pterothrissidae according to W. Schwarzhans and A. Bratischko 2011

See also Casier 1966, Cvancara and Hoganson 1993, Gaemers 1984, Nolf and Dockery 1993, Nolf and Dockery 1990, Nolf and Steurbaut 1983, Schwarzhans 2007 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Pteralbula

Subtaxa: Pterothrissus angulatus Pterothrissus gisu Pterothrissus umbonatus

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Pliocene of United States (1: North Carolina collection)

• Miocene of Italy (1), Japan (1), Kazakhstan (1)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), Belgium (1), Germany (3), Hungary (1)

• Eocene of Germany (1), the United Kingdom (5), United States (1: Texas)

• Paleocene of Ukraine (1), United States (1: Alabama)

Total: 19 collections including 21 occurrences

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