Cybium Cuvier 1829 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Scombriformes - Scombridae

Parent taxon: Scombridae according to M. Leriche 1942

See also Agassiz 1835, Casier 1966, de Beaufort 1926 and Weiler 1938

Sister taxa: Acanthocybiinae, Acanthocybium, Ardiodus, Eoscomber, Eoscombrus, Gasterochismatinae, Gasteronemus, Godsilia, Ocystias, Ozymandias, Pneumatophorus, Pseudauxides, Sarda, Sardinae, Scomber, Scombridarum, Scombrinae, Scombrosarda, Thunnoscomberoides, Tunita, Turio, Wetherellus, Xestias, Xiphiinae, Zeus

Subtaxa: Cybium bartonense Cybium excelsum Cybium loczyi

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Angola (1 collection)

• Miocene of Austria (1), India (2), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Madagascar (1)

• Oligocene of Azerbaijan (1), France (1), Hungary (1)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (4), United States (2: Louisiana, Maryland )

• Paleocene of United States (1: Maryland)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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