Sardinella Cuvier and Valenciennes 1847 (hering)

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Alternative spelling: Clupea (Sardinella)

Parent taxon: Clupeidae according to T. Přikryl et al. 2016

See also Danil'chenko 1960, Danil'chenko 1967, de Beaufort 1926 and Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Clupea (Sardinella) brouweri Sardinella denticulata Sardinella miyanoshitaensis Sardinella rata Sardinella sardinites

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection)

• Pliocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene of Azerbaijan (3), Indonesia (1), Japan (2)

• Oligocene of Azerbaijan (1), Georgia (1), Germany (1), Romania (3), the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 15 collections including 18 occurrences

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