Aluterus Cloquet 1816 (Leatherjacket)

Actinopteri - Tetraodontiformes - Monacanthidae

Parent taxon: Monacanthidae according to A. K. Hastings and A. C. Dooley 2017

See also Purdy et al. 2001

Sister taxon: Amanses

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: South Carolina collection)

• Pliocene of United States (1: North Carolina)

• Miocene of United States (2: North Carolina, Virginia)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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