Sciaenurus Agassiz 1843 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Spariformes - Sparidae

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome I (livr. 18). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel xxxii-188

Parent taxon: Sparidae according to J. J. Day 2002

See also Casier 1966, Sepkoski 2002 and Weems 1999

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

Subtaxa: Sciaenurus bowerbanki

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (1 collection), United States (1: Virginia)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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