Gadus Linnaeus 1758 (cod)

Actinopteri - Gadiformes - Gadidae

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: Gadidae according to J. E. Fitch and R. J. Lavenberg 1983

See also Sauvage 1873 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Arnoldina, Arnoldites, Eclipes, Gadiculus, Gadidarum, Gadinae, Melanogrammus, Merlangiogadus, Microgadus, Micromesistius, Palaeomolva, Palimphemus, Phycinae, Phycis, Progadus, Protocolliolus, Ranicipinae, Trisopterus, Urophycis

Subtaxa: Gadus atropatanus Gadus elegans Gadus planatus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (1: British Columbia collection), Estonia (1), Greenland (3), the United Kingdom (3), United States (2: Virginia)

• Pliocene of United States (1: North Carolina)

• Miocene of Italy (5), New Zealand (1)

• Oligocene of Australia (1)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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