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Smerdis Agassiz 1833 (perch-like fish)

Osteichthyes - Perciformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 209497

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1833. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome IV (livr. 1). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 17-32

Parent taxon: Percoidei according to L. Agassiz 1835

Sister taxa: Apolectidae, Bathyclupeidae, Blotichthys, Bradyurus, Cepolidae, Dules, Enoplosus, Ephippididae, Frigoichthys, Frippia, Gillidia, Jimtylerius, Labrax, Lutianidae, Maenidae, Malacopygaeus, Montepostalia, Oliganodon, Parapelates, Pavarottia, Pelates, Percidae, Percoidae, Platacidae, Pomadasyidae, Pygaeus, Sparoidea, Squamibolcoides, Veronabrax, Voltamulloides

Subtaxa: Smerdis latior, Smerdis macrurus, Smerdis micracanthus, Smerdis minutus, Smerdis pygmaeus, Smerdis ventralis

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Type: Smerdis micracanthus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore