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Makaira Lacépède 1802 (ray-finned fish)

Actinopterygii - Acanthomorphata - Istiophoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36083

Parent taxon: Istiophoridae according to H. L. Fierstine 2001

Sister taxa: Hemirhabdorhynchus, Istiophorus, Tetrapturus

Subtaxa: Makaira indica, Makaira nigricans, Makaira purdyi

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore