Lepomis Rafinesque 1819 (sunfish)

Actinopteri - Centrarchiformes - Centrarchidae

Parent taxon: Centrarchidae according to R. Estes and J. A. Tihen 1964

Sister taxa: Archoplites, Chaenobryttus, Micropterus, Pomoxis

Subtaxa: Lepomis microlophus

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (9: Florida, Georgia, Kansas, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia collections)

• Miocene of United States (2: Kansas, Nebraska)

Total: 11 collections including 15 occurrences

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