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Family Gempylidae Gill 1862 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata

PaleoDB taxon number: 133668

Alternative spelling: Gempylinae

Parent taxon: Pelagia according to M. Miya et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Arripidae, Tetragonuridae

Subtaxa: Chelifichthys, Nealotus, Progempylus, Thyrsites, Thyrsitoides

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore