Tautoga Linnaeus 1758 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Labriformes - Labridae

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Labrini according to M. W. Westneat and M. E. Alfaro 2005

See also Carnevale and Godfrey 2118, Hanel et al. 2002, Hastings and Dooley 2017 and Roger 1887

Sister taxa: Acantholabrus, Centrolabrus, Labrus, Lappanella, Tautogolabrus

Subtaxa: Tautoga (Protautoga)

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of United States (1: North Carolina collection)

• Miocene of United States (1: Virginia)

Total: 2 collections including 3 occurrences

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