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Merluccius productus

Actinopteri - Gadiformes - Merlucciidae

Taxonomy
Merlangus productus was named by Ayres (1855). It is extant.

It was recombined as Merluccius productus by Fierstine et al. (2012) and Welton (2015).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1855Merlangus productus Ayres
2012Merluccius productus Fierstine et al. p. 69
2015Merluccius productus Welton p. 12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii()
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
RankNameAuthor
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Paracanthomorphacea
Zeiogadaria
Gadariae
orderGadiformesGoodrich 1909
suborderGadoidei
familyMerlucciidaeGill 1884
genusMerlucciusRafinesque 1810
speciesproductus(Ayres 1855)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-20 21:19:31
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:19:31
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Hendy et al. 2009, Carroll 1988

Age range: base of the Piacenzian to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 3.60000 to 0.01170 Ma

Collections (5 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588USA (California) Merluccius productus (219849)
Middle Pleistocene0.774 - 0.129USA (Oregon) Merluccius productus (222407 222408)
Late/Upper Pleistocene (interglacial)0.129 - 0.0117USA (California) Merluccius productus (20646)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117USA (California) Merluccius productus (59063)