Alosa Linck 1790 (hering)

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Parent taxon: Clupeidae according to G. Carnevale and S. J. Godfrey 2118

See also Carnevale 2007, Danil'chenko 1960, Purdy et al. 2001, Sauvage 1873, Sepkoski 2002 and Weiler 1938

Sister taxa: Alisea, Alosinae, Audenaerdia, Bolcaichthys, Chasmoclupea, Clupea, Clupeidarum, Clupeinae, Diradias, Dorosomatinae, Engraulis, Epelichthys, Etrumeus, Ganoessus, Ganolytes, Lembicus, Nolfia, Opisthonema, Pellonula, Pellonulinae, Pomolobus, Quisque, Sardina, Sardinella, Trollichthys, Wisslerius, Xenophanis, Xenothrissa, Xyne, Xyrinius

Subtaxa: Alosa crassa Alosa elongata Alosa ganolytoides Alosa genuina Alosa numidica Alosa paulicrenata Alosa renoui Alosa sagorensis Alosa sapidissima Alosa sculptata

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (1: Newfoundland and Labrador collection), United States (1: Georgia)

• Pliocene of Greece (1), United States (2: Florida, North Carolina)

• Miocene of Algeria (4), Azerbaijan (2), Italy (3), Kazakhstan (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Georgia (1)

• Oligocene of Hungary (1), Romania (3)

• Eocene of United States (2: California)

Total: 22 collections including 27 occurrences

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