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Evesthes Gilbert 1910 (flatfish)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata - Pleuronectidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36256

Full reference: J. Z. Gilbert. 1910. Evesthes jordani, a primitive flounder from the Miocene of California. University of California Publications Bulletin of the Department of Geology 5(27):405-411

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

Sister taxa: Citharichthys, Paralichthys

Subtaxa: Evesthes hooveri, Evesthes jordani

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore