Trachurus Lacépède 1802 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Carangiformes - Carangidae

Parent taxon: Carangidae according to J. Gaudant and M.-D. Courme 2014

See also Casier 1966, Fierstine et al. 2012 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aipichthys, Archaeus, Carangidarum, Caranx, Ceratoichthys, Decapterus, Eastmanalepes, Equula, Lichia, Oligoplites, Paratrachinotus, Platax, Pseudovomer, Seriola, Teratichthys, Trachicaranx, Vomeropsis

Subtaxa: Trachurus costatus Trachurus symmetricus

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Greece (7 collections), Italy (3), United States (1: Louisiana)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1)

• Pliocene of Cyprus (1), Greece (1), Italy (3)

• Miocene of Algeria (3), Greece (1), Italy (2), Kazakhstan (1), Panama (3), Venezuela (1)

Total: 28 collections including 30 occurrences

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