Knightia eocaena Jordan 1907 (hering)

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Invalid subtaxa: Clupea humilis Leidy 1856 [replaced name], Diplomystus humilis Leidy 1856 [replaced name]

Full reference: D. S. Jordan. 1907. The fossil fishes of California, with supplementary notes on other species of extinct fishes. University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geology 5(7):95-144

Belongs to Knightia according to D. S. Jordan 1907

See also Cope 1877, Hay 1902, Leidy 1857, Pauca 1929 and Woodward 1901

Sister taxon: Knightia andreae

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Tynsky Quarry (Eocene of Wyoming)

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