Sardinella miyanoshitaensis Sato and Uyeno 1999 (hering)

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Full reference: Y. Sato and T. Uyeno. 1999. Sardinella miyanoshitaensis, a new clupeid fish from the middle Miocene Tottori Group, Tottori Prefecture, Japan. Bulletin of the Natural Science Museum, Tokyo, Series C 25(3,4):129-141

Belongs to Sardinella according to Y. Sato and T. Uyeno 1999

Sister taxa: Clupea (Sardinella) brouweri, Sardinella denticulata, Sardinella rata, Sardinella sardinites

Type specimen: FPMN 98047284, a skeleton

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Miyanoshita (Miocene of Japan)

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