Sphyraena lugardi White 1926 (barracuda)

Actinopteri - Acanthomorphata - Sphyraenidae

Full reference: E. I. White. 1926. Eocene fishes from Nigeria. Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Nigeria 10:1-87

Belongs to Sphyraena according to E. I. White 1926

Sister taxa: Sphyraena argentea, Sphyraena barracuda, Sphyraena bognorensis, Sphyraena bolcensis, Sphyraena carinata, Sphyraena crassidens, Sphyraena major, Sphyraena novaehollandiae, Sphyraena pannonica, Sphyraena substriata

Type specimen: Its type locality is Ameki, SE of, which is in a Bartonian deep-water horizon in the Ameki Formation of Nigeria

Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Nigeria (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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