Hippocampus Rafinesque 1810 (sea horse)

Actinopteri - Syngnathiformes - Syngnathidae

Parent taxon: Syngnathidae according to J. Zalohar et al. 2009

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acanthognathus, Eogastrophinae, Prosolenostomus, Syngnathinae, Syngnathus, Syngnathus bolcensis, Syngnathus heckeli

Subtaxa: Hippocampus sarmaticus Hippocampus slovenicus

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Italy (2)

• Miocene of Slovenia (1)

Total: 4 collections including 6 occurrences

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