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Thunnus South 1845 (ray-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata - Scombridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36215

Invalid subtaxa: Albacora Jordan 1888 (no. 355889), Orcynus Agassiz 1843 [replaced name] (no. 352612), Thynnus Cuvier 1816 [objective synonym] (no. 344061), Thynnus (Orcynus) Agassiz 1843 [replaced name] (no. 352972)

Parent taxon: Thunninae according to K. A. Monsch and A. F. Bannikov 2011

Sister taxa: Allothunnus, Auxis, Eothynnus, Euthynnus, Katsuwonus, Woodwardella

Subtaxa: Thunnus (Alciola), Thunnus abchazicus, Thunnus alalunga, Thunnus albacares, Thunnus atlanticus, Thunnus krambergeri, Thunnus lanceolatus, Thunnus latior, Thunnus maccoyii, Thunnus obesus, Thunnus orientalis, Thunnus secretus, Thunnus thynnus, Thunnus tonggol, Thynnus (Orcynus) scaldisii, Thynnus angustus, Thynnus bolcensis, Thynnus proximus, Thynnus scaldisii

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Ecology: nektonic omnivore