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Epelichthys Jordan 1925 (hering)

Osteichthyes - Clupeiformes - Clupeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 355173

Full reference: D. S. Jordan. 1925. The fossil fishes of the Miocene of Southern California. Stanford University Publications. University Series 4(1):1-51

Parent taxon: Clupeidae according to D. S. Jordan 1925

Sister taxa: Alisea, Alosa, Alosinae, Audenaerdia, Bolcaichthys, Chasmoclupea, Clupea, Clupeinae, Diradias, Dorosomatinae, Engraulis, Ganoessus, Ganolytes, Lembicus, Nolfia, Opisthonema, Pellonulinae, Pomolobus, Quisque, Sardina, Sardinella, Trollichthys, Xenophanis, Xenothrissa, Xyne, Xyrinius

Subtaxa: Epelichthys michaelis

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Type: Epelichthys michaelis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore