Family Apogonidae Bonaparte 1846 (Cardinalfish)

Actinopteri - Kurtiformes - Apogonidae

Parent taxon: Apogonoidei according to R. Betancur-R et al. 2013

See also Bannikov 2014, Carnevale et al. 2014, Casier 1966, Fierstine et al. 2012, Jordan 1963, Khajuria and Prasad 1998, Nolf and Dockery 1993 and Nolf and Dockery 1990

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Apogon Apogonidarum Apogoniscus Bolcapogon Eoapogon Eosphaeramia Eritima Serranidarum Xeneretmus

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Greece (1 collection), United States (1: Louisiana)

• Pliocene of Ecuador (1), Greece (1), Jamaica (1)

• Miocene of Italy (1), Panama (2), United States (1: California), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene of Germany (1), Hungary (1), New Zealand (1)

• Eocene of France (2), Germany (1), India (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (2), Pakistan (1), the United Kingdom (7)

• Paleocene of Denmark (1), United States (1: Alabama)

• Cretaceous of India (1)

Total: 31 collections including 44 occurrences

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