Labrodon Gervais 1857 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Labriformes - Labridae

Extinct according to FishBase and WoRMS

Parent taxon: Labridae according to D. S. Vicens and A. Rodríguez-Perea 2003

See also Bohm 1926, Chapman 1918, Chapman and Cudmore 1924, Deraniyagala 1969, Leriche 1942 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Bellwoodilabrus, Cheilini, Crenilabrus, Eocoris, Hypsigenyini, Julidini, Labrichthyini, Labrinae, Labrini, Labrobolcus, Malapterus, Novaculini, Nummopalatus, Phyllopharyngodon, Platylaemus, Protautoga, Pseudocheilini, Pseudolabrini, Pseudosphaerodon, Scarini, Semicossyphus, Symphodus, Taurinichthys, Trigonodontinae, Wainwrightilabrus

Subtaxa: Labrodon angustidentatus Labrodon batesfordiensis Labrodon carolinensis Labrodon confertidens Labrodon multidens Labrodon stromeri

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of France (1 collection)

• Pliocene of South Africa (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Australia (1)

• Miocene of Australia (2), Costa Rica (1), France (2), Italy (1), New Zealand (1), Poland (1), Portugal (1), South Africa (1), Spain (3), Sri Lanka (2), United States (1: South Carolina)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Argentina (1)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), France (1), New Zealand (1)

• Eocene of Namibia (1)

Total: 24 collections including 31 occurrences

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