Sphyraena crassidens de Beaufort 1926 (barracuda)

Actinopteri - Acanthomorphata - Sphyraenidae

Full reference: L. F. de Beaufort. 1926. On a collection of marine fishes from the Miocene of South Celebes. Geologische Onderzoekingen in den Oostelijken Oost-Indischen Archiepel 117-148

Belongs to Sphyraena according to L. F. de Beaufort 1926

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

Type specimen: Its type locality is Patanuang Asue, which is in a Miocene marine limestone in the Tonasa Limestone Formation of Indonesia

Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution: found only at Patanuang Asue

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.