Clupea Linnaeus 1758 (hering)

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Clupeidae according to J. Leidy 1873

See also Agassiz 1835, Bannikov 2014, Ciobanu 1977, David 1943, de Beaufort 1926, Jerzmanska 1968, Jordan and Gilbert 1919, Pauca 1929, Sauvage 1873, Sepkoski 2002, Weiler 1938 and Woodward 1901

Sister taxa: Alisea, Alosa, Alosinae, Audenaerdia, Bolcaichthys, Chasmoclupea, 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: Clupea arezedi Clupea catopygoptera Clupea caudata Clupea cephalus Clupea chrysosoma Clupea crenata Clupea denticiformis Clupea engrauliformis Clupea hadleyi Clupea longimana Clupea megapteryx Clupea microcephala Clupea minutissima Clupea ophthalmica Clupea opisthopteryx Clupea pallasii Clupea polyachanthina Clupea sardinites Clupea saulos Clupea scheuchseri Clupea sprattus Clupea tiejei Clupea trinacridis Clupea ventricosa Clupea voinovi Clupea xenophanis Clupea zanclea

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Germany (1 collection), North Korea (1), the Russian Federation (1), United States (2: California)

• Oligocene to Miocene of the Russian Federation (1)

• Oligocene of the Czech Republic (3), Germany (1), Romania (4)

• Eocene of Italy (1)

• Cretaceous of Portugal (1)

Total: 16 collections including 28 occurrences

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