Mene Lacépède 1803 (moonfish)

Actinopteri - Acanthomorphata - Menidae

Parent taxon: Menidae according to G. Carnevale et al. 2014

See also Bannikov 2014, Danil'chenko 1980, Friedman and Johnson 2005 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Menidarum

Subtaxa: Mene oblonga Mene purdyi Mene rhombea Mene triangulum

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Greece (1 collection), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene of the Czech Republic (1)

• Eocene of France (1), Italy (1)

• Paleocene of Peru (1), Turkmenistan (1)

Total: 7 collections including 8 occurrences

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