Lessinia Bannikov and Zorzin 2014 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Acanthomorphata - Lutjanidae

Parent taxon: Lutjanidae according to G. Carnevale et al. 2014

See also Bannikov 2014

Sister taxa: Goujetia, Ottaviania, Pristipomoides, Rhomboplites, Veranichthys

Subtaxa: Lessinia horrenda

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution: found only at Pesciara (Alveolina dainelli Zone) (Eocene of Italy)

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