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Acipenser Linnaeus 1758 (sturgeon)

Osteichthyes - Acipenseriformes - Acipenseridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 35128

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: Acipenserini according to L. Grande and W. E. Bemis 1996

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Acipenser albertensis, Acipenser brevirostrum, Acipenser eruciferus, Acipenser fulvescens, Acipenser gigantissimus, Acipenser molassicus, Acipenser ornatus, Acipenser oxyrhynchus, Acipenser toliapicus, Acipenser tuberculosus

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore