Trachinus Linnaeus 1758 (perch-like fish)

Actinopteri - Perciformes - Trachinidae

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Trachinidae according to T. Přikryl et al. 2016

See also Gaemers 1984, Jerzmanska 1968, Nolf and Steurbaut 1983, Schwarzhans 2007 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Trachinus biscissus Trachinus draco Trachinus falcatus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Pliocene of the Netherlands (1 collection)

• Miocene of Germany (1), Italy (1), Kazakhstan (1)

• Oligocene of Belgium (1), Germany (2)

• Eocene of Germany (1), the United Kingdom (4)

Total: 12 collections including 13 occurrences

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