Merluccius merluccius Linnaeus 1758 (European hake)

Actinopteri - Gadiformes - Merlucciidae

Alternative combination: Gadus merluccius

Belongs to Merluccius according to A. Girone et al. 2006

See also Linnaeus 1758 and Nolf and Steurbaut 1983

Sister taxa: Merluccius athanasiui, Merluccius bilinearis, Merluccius inferus, Merluccius lednevi, Merluccius macroactus, Merluccius ovalis, Merluccius productus, Merluccius pukeuriensis, Merluccius rattazzii

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (2 collections)

• Miocene of Algeria (1), Italy (4)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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