Syngnathus Linnaeus 1758 (pipefish)

Actinopteri - Syngnathiformes - Syngnathidae

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Syngnathidae according to A. F. Bannikov 2014

See also Agassiz 1835, Danil'chenko 1960, David 1943, Gaudant and Courme 2014, Gaudant et al. 2005, Jerzmanska 1968, Jordan and Gilbert 1919 and Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Syngnathus albyi Syngnathus altus Syngnathus avus Syngnathus incertus Syngnathus incompletus

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (1 collection)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1)

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

• Miocene of Algeria (3), Azerbaijan (2), Cyprus (1), Greece (1), Italy (7), United States (4: California)

• Oligocene to Miocene of the Russian Federation (1)

• Oligocene of Germany (1), Romania (1), the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 28 collections including 30 occurrences

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