Scombroclupea Kner 1863 (herring)

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Parent taxon: Clupeoidei according to P. L. Forey et al. 2003

See also Chapman 1918, Sepkoski 2002 and Woodward 1901

Sister taxa: Ancylostylidae, Chirocentridae, Clupavidae, Clupeidae, Clupeoidea, Cromeriidae, Dorosomidae, Dussumieriidae, Engraulidae, Erythrinolepidae, Macristiidae, Notogoneidae, Phractolaemidae, Pristigasteridae, Ranulfoichthys

Subtaxa: Scombroclupea diminuta Scombroclupea gaudryi Scombroclupea macrophthalma Scombroclupea scutata

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of New Zealand (1 collection)

• Cretaceous of Lebanon (1)

Total: 2 collections including 3 occurrences

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