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Scomber Linnaeus 1758 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata - Scombridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36184

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Scombrini according to K. A. Monsch and A. F. Bannikov 2011

Sister taxa: Auxides, Rastrelliger

Subtaxa: Scomber australasicus, Scomber caucasica, Scomber colias, Scomber cubanicus, Scomber gnarus, Scomber japonicus, Scomber oligocenicus, Scomber sanctaemonicae, Scomber scombrus, Scomber voitestii

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore