Symphodus westneati Carnevale 2015 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Labriformes - Labridae

Full reference: G. Carnevale. 2015. Middle Miocene wrasses (Teleostei, Labridae) from St. Margarethen (Burgenland, Austria). Palaeontolographica, Abt. A: Palaeozoology-Stratigraphy 304(1-6):121-159

Belongs to Symphodus according to G. Carnevale 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: NHMW 2000z0135/0060a, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Kummer Quarry, which is in a Miocene shallow subtidal limestone in the Leitha Formation of Austria.

Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution: found only at Kummer Quarry

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