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Scopelus ellipticus Frost 1934

PaleoDB taxon number: 394414

Full reference: G. A. Frost. 1934. Otoliths of Fishes from the Tertiary Formations of New Zealand. Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand 63:133-144

Belongs to Scopelus according to G. A. Frost 1934

Sister taxa: Scopelus cassidiformis, Scopelus circularis, Scopelus concentricus, Scopelus excisus, Scopelus incisus, Scopelus konganaruensis, Scopelus lacertosus, Scopelus laminatus, Scopelus mammatus, Scopelus marwicki, Scopelus mimiensis, Scopelus regularis, Scopelus sulcatus, Scopelus tutamoensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Waingake, which is in a Miocene marine horizon in New Zealand