Argentina Linnaeus 1758 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Argentiniformes - Argentinidae

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: Argentinidae according to H. L. Fierstine et al. 2012

See also Casier 1966, Gaemers 1984, Girone et al. 2006, Lin et al. 2017, Schwarzhans 2003, Schwarzhans et al. 2017 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Glossanodon, Nansenia, Proargentina, Protoargentinolithus

Subtaxa: Argentina antarctica Argentina erratica Argentina extenuata Argentina longirostris Argentina retusa Argentina sphyraena Argentina striata

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Type: Argentina sphyraena



• Quaternary of Greece (1 collection), Italy (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1)

• Miocene of Italy (1)

• Oligocene of Belgium (1), Germany (2), Hungary (1)

• Eocene of Antarctica (1)

• Paleocene of Denmark (4)

Total: 13 collections including 17 occurrences

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