Bregmaceros Thompson 1840 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Gadiformes - Bregmacerotidae

Parent taxon: Bregmacerotidae according to W. Schwarzhans 2007

See also Danilt'chenko 1962, Frizzell and Dante 1965, Gaudant and Courme 2014, Gaudant et al. 2005, Girone et al. 2006, Lin et al. 2017, Nolf and Steurbaut 1983, Sepkoski 2002 and Stringer 1998

Sister taxa: Bregmacerina, Physiculus

Subtaxa: Bregmaceros albyi Bregmaceros cantori Bregmaceros felkeri Bregmaceros filamentosus Bregmaceros kreyenhagus Bregmaceros troelli

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (2 collections), United States (1: Louisiana)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1)

• Pliocene of Cyprus (1), Greece (1), Italy (2), Jamaica (1)

• Miocene of Algeria (4), Germany (1), Greece (2), Italy (7), Panama (2), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene of Georgia (1), Hungary (4), the Russian Federation (1), United States (2: Louisiana, Mississippi)

• Eocene of France (5), Georgia (1), Germany (1), United States (7: California, Louisiana, Texas)

Total: 48 collections including 49 occurrences

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