Paratrachinotus Blot 1969 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Carangiformes - Carangidae

Parent taxon: Carangidae according to G. Carnevale et al. 2014

See also Bannikov 2014 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aipichthys, Archaeus, Carangidarum, Caranx, Ceratoichthys, Decapterus, Eastmanalepes, Equula, Lichia, Oligoplites, Pseudovomer, Seriola, Teratichthys, Trachicaranx, Trachurus, Vomeropsis

Subtaxa: Paratrachinotus tenuiceps

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution: found only at Pesciara (Alveolina dainelli Zone) (Eocene of Italy)

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