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Myripristis Cuvier 1827 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Holocentriformes - Holocentridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 35805

Synonym: Myripristis toliapicus Agassiz 1845 [nomen nudum] (taxon 353895)

Parent taxon: Holocentridae according to E. Casier 1966

Sister taxa: Berybolcensis, Eoholocentrum, Holocentrus, Lepidotrigla, Myripristinarum, Naupygus, Paraberyx, Plectroplites, Tenuicentrum

Subtaxa: Myripristis homopterygius, Myripristis jacobus, Myripristis leptacanthus

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Type: Myripristis jacobus

Ecology: nektonic omnivore