Diplodus Rafinesque 1810 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Spariformes - Sparidae

Parent taxon: Sparidae according to S. Marsili et al. 2007

See also Day 2002, Sepkoski 2002 and Vicens and Rodríguez-Perea 2003

Sister taxa: Abromasta, Archosargus, Dentex, Dentex microdon, Dentex ventralis, Dentinae, Ellaserrata, Pagellus, Pagrosomus, Pagrus, Pseudosparnodus, Sciaenurus, Sparidarum, Sparnodus, Sparus, Spicara

Subtaxa: Diplodus jamnitanus

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (1 collection), Spain (1)

• Miocene of Algeria (2), Austria (1), Costa Rica (1), the Czech Republic (2), France (2), Italy (1), Poland (1), Portugal (1), Slovakia (1), Spain (3)

• Oligocene of France (1)

Total: 18 collections including 21 occurrences

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