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Valenciennellus Jordan and Evermann 1895 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Teleostei - Sternoptychidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 35551

Parent taxon: Sternopthychidae according to A. Girone et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Argyropelecus, Discosternon, Maurolicus, Polyipnoides, Polyipnus

Subtaxa: Valenciennellus tripunculatus

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore