Pogonias Lacépède 1802 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Acanthomorphata - Sciaenidae

Parent taxon: Sciaenidae according to G. Carnevale and S. J. Godfrey 2018

See also Cione et al. 2000, Fierstine et al. 2012, Fitch and Lavenberg 1983, Hastings and Dooley 2017, Hay 1902, Purdy et al. 2001 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Pseudoeleginus

Subtaxa: Pogonias cromis Pogonias multidentatus Pogonias stringeri

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Type: Pogonias cromis

Ecology: nektonic omnivore


• Quaternary of Brazil (2 collections), United States (8: Florida, Georgia, Maryland, South Carolina, Virginia)

• Pliocene of United States (2: Florida, North Carolina)

• Hemphillian of United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene of Kazakhstan (1), United States (10: Florida, North Carolina, Virginia)

• Cretaceous of Italy (10)

Total: 34 collections including 41 occurrences

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