Notoscopelus Guenther 1864 (lanternfish)

Actinopteri - Myctophiformes - Myctophidae

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

See also Girone et al. 2006, Lin et al. 2017, Nolf and Steurbaut 1983 and Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Notoscopelus elongatus Notoscopelus resplendens

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Greece (9 collections), Italy (5)

• Pliocene of Greece (4)

• Miocene of Greece (6), Italy (8), Japan (1)

Total: 33 collections including 47 occurrences

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