Merluccius bilinearis Mitchill 1814 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopteri - Gadiformes - Merlucciidae

Alternative combination: Stomodon bilinearis

Belongs to Merluccius according to R. W. Purdy et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Merluccius athanasiui, Merluccius inferus, Merluccius lednevi, Merluccius macroactus, Merluccius merluccius, Merluccius ovalis, Merluccius productus, Merluccius pukeuriensis, Merluccius rattazzii

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Lee Creek Mine, Yorktown Formation (Pliocene of North Carolina)

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