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Plectrites Jordan and Gilbert 1920 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata - Sparidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36141

Full reference: D. S. Jordan and J. Z. Gilbert. 1920. Fossil Fishes of Diatom Beds of Lompoc, California. Leland Stanford Junior University Publications University Series

Parent taxon: Sparidae according to H. L. Fierstine et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Abromasta, Archosargus, Dentex, Dentex microdon, Dentex ventralis, Dentinae, Diplodus, Ellaserrata, Pagellus, Pagrosomus, Pagrus, Pseudosparnodus, Rythmias, Sargus, Sciaenurus, Sparidarum, Sparnodus, Sparus, Spicara

Subtaxa: Plectrites classeni

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore