Phycis Walbaum 1792 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Gadiformes - Gadidae

Parent taxon: Gadidae according to D. Nolf and E. Steurbaut 1983

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Phycis bartonensis Phycis tenuis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Greece (2 collections), Italy (4)

• Miocene of Italy (3)

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

• Eocene of Germany (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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