Sphyraena major Leidy 1855 (barracuda)

Actinopteri - Acanthomorphata - Sphyraenidae

Belongs to Sphyraena according to O. P. Hay 1902

Sister taxa: Sphyraena argentea, Sphyraena barracuda, Sphyraena bognorensis, Sphyraena bolcensis, Sphyraena carinata, Sphyraena crassidens, Sphyraena lugardi, Sphyraena novaehollandiae, Sphyraena pannonica, Sphyraena substriata

Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (4: Louisiana, Mississippi collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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