Wisslerius David 1946 (hering)

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Full reference: L. R. David. 1946. Some typical Upper Eocene fish scales from California. Contributions to Paleontology, Carnegie Institute of Washington Publication 551:47-112

Parent taxon: Clupeidae according to L. R. David 1946

Sister taxa: Alisea, Alosa, Alosinae, Audenaerdia, Bolcaichthys, Chasmoclupea, Clupea, Clupeidarum, Clupeinae, Dorosomatinae, Engraulis, Eoalosa, Epelichthys, Etringus, Etrumeus, Ganoessus, Ganolytes, Nolfia, Opisthonema, Pellonula, Pellonulinae, Pomolobus, Quisque, Sardina, Sardinella, Sardinius, Trollichthys, Xenophanis, Xenothrissa, Xyne, Xyrinius

Subtaxa: Wisslerius sardinelloides

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Type: Wisslerius sardinelloides

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (3: California collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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