Alisea Jordan and Gilbert 1919 (hering)

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Full reference: D. S. Jordan and J. Z. Gilbert. 1919. Fossil Fishes of the Miocene (Monterey) Formations. Leland Stanford Junior University Publications, University Series 13-60

Parent taxon: Clupeidae according to H. L. Fierstine et al. 2012

See also Jordan and Gilbert 1919 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Alosa, Alosinae, Audenaerdia, Bolcaichthys, Chasmoclupea, Clupea, Clupeidarum, Clupeinae, Dorosomatinae, Engraulis, Eoalosa, Epelichthys, Etringus, Etrumeus, Ganoessus, Ganolytes, Nolfia, Opisthonema, Pellonula, Pellonulinae, Pomolobus, Quisque, Sardina, Sardinella, Sardinius, Trollichthys, Wisslerius, Xenophanis, Xenothrissa, Xyne, Xyrinius

Subtaxa: Alisea grandis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at San Pedro (Miocene of California)

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