Lampadena Goode and Bean 1893 (lanternfish)

Actinopteri - Myctophiformes - Myctophidae

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

See also Aguilera and de Aguilera 2001, Girone et al. 2006, Lin et al. 2017 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ceratoscopelus, Lampanyctini, Lampanyctus, Notoscopelus, Oligophus, Stenobrachius, Triphoturus

Subtaxa: Lampadena gracilis Lampadena ionica Lampadena jacksoni Lampadena urophaos

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Quaternary of Greece (2 collections), Italy (3)

• Pliocene of Ecuador (1)

• Miocene of Greece (5), Italy (9), Japan (2)

Total: 22 collections including 27 occurrences

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