Licata (Miocene of Italy)

Where: Italy (37.1° N, 13.9° E: paleocoordinates 36.9° N, 13.7° E)

When: Messinian (7.2 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. S. Woodward. 1901. Catalogue of Fossil Fishes in the British Museum (Natural History), Part IV 1-636 [M. Clapham/P. Vazquez/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 185692: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 09.05.2017

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Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Osteichthyes
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Actinopteri
 Scorpaeniformes - Triglidae
Trigla licatae sea robin
 Stomiatiformes - Sternoptychidae
Maurolicus muelleri Gmelin 1789 Mueller's pearlside
 Stomiatiformes -
 Stomiatiformes - Gonostomatidae
 Beloniformes - Belonidae
Belone acutirostris Sauvage 1870
 Beloniformes - Scomberesocidae
 Carangiformes - Carangidae
 Pleuronectiformes - Bothidae
 Syngnathiformes - Syngnathidae
Syngnathus albyi Sauvage 1870 pipefish
 Syngnathiformes - Fistulariidae
 Scombriformes - Scombridae
"Orcynus prximus" = Thunnus
Thynnus angustus Sauvage 1870
Thynnus ? proximus Sauvage 1870
Scomber colias Gmelin 1789
 Scombriformes -
Hemithyrsites armatus Sauvage 1873
 Gadiformes - Macrouridae
 Gadiformes - Bregmacerotidae
Bregmaceros albyi Sauvage 1880
 Myctophiformes -
 Myctophiformes - Myctophidae
Diaphus sauvagei Arambourg 1925 lanternfish
Lampanyctus edwarsi lanternfish
Lampanyctus larteti lanternfish
Lampanyctus ecnomi Sauvage 1870 lanternfish
Lampanyctus licatae Sauvage 1870 lanternfish
 Aulopiformes - Paralepididae
 Alepisauriformes -