Lagodon Holbrook 1855 (perch-like fish)

Actinopteri - Perciformes - Sparidae

Parent taxon: Sparidae according to G. Carnevale and S. J. Godfrey 2118

See also Purdy et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Eriquius, Plectrites, Rhythmias, Stenotomus

Subtaxa: Lagodon pectinoides Lagodon rhomboides

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: Florida, Georgia collections)

• Pliocene of United States (1: North Carolina)

• Miocene of United States (8: Florida, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia)

• Oligocene of United States (1: North Carolina)

• Eocene of Germany (1)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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