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Perca Linnaeus 1758 (perch)

Osteichthyes - Perciformes - Percidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 83279

Alternative spelling: Otolithus (Perca)

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: Percoidei according to C.-H. Lin et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Apolectidae, Bathyclupeidae, Blotichthys, Bradyurus, Cepolidae, Chilodipteridae, Dules, Enoplosus, Ephippididae, Frigoichthys, Frippia, Gillidia, Jimtylerius, Lutianidae, Maenidae, Malacopygaeus, Montepostalia, Oliganodon, Parapelates, Pavarottia, Pelates, Percidae, Percoidae, Platacidae, Pomadasyidae, Pygaeus, Smerdis, Sparoidea, Squamibolcoides, Veronabrax, Voltamulloides

Subtaxa: Otolithus (Perca) striatus, Perca angusta, Perca beaumonti, Perca fluviatilis, Perca lactarioides, Perca lepidota, Perca meiformis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore