Allomorone Frizzell and Dante 1965 (perch-like fish)

Actinopteri - Perciformes - Serranidae

Full reference: D. L. Frizzell and J. H. Dante. 1965. Otoliths of some early Cenozoic fishes of the Gulf Coast. Journal of Paleontology 39(4):687-718

Parent taxon: Serranidae according to D. L. Frizzell and J. H. Dante 1965

See also Lancaster 1986

Sister taxa: Centropristis, Diplectrum, Epigonus, Epinephelinae, Epinephelus, Mycteroperca, Palaeopercichthys, Paleoserranus, Paralabrax, Percostoma, Plesioserranus, Prolates, Properca, Protanthias, Seriphus, Serraninus, Serranopsis, Serranus, Tavania

Subtaxa: Allomorone burlesonis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Germany (1 collection)

• Eocene of United States (10: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Texas)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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