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Sparnodus Agassiz 1839 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata - Sparidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36200

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1839. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome IV (livr. 13). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 109-204

Parent taxon: Sparidae according to G. Carnevale et al. 2014

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

Subtaxa: Sparnodus altivelis, Sparnodus elongatus, Sparnodus eotauricus, Sparnodus macrophthalmus, Sparnodus micracanthus, Sparnodus ovalis, Sparnodus vulgaris

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Type: Sparnodus ovalis

Ecology: nektonic omnivore