Etringus Jordan 1907 (hering)

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Full reference: D. S. Jordan. 1907. The fossil fishes of California, with supplementary notes on other species of extinct fishes. University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geology 5(7):95-144

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

See also David 1943, Jordan 1907, Jordan 1919, Jordan 1921 and Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Etringus scintillans

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (7: California collections)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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