Clupea Linnaeus, 1758

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  • Title: Clupea Linnaeus, 1758
  • State province: England
  • Scientific name authorship: Linnaeus, 1758
  • Recorded by: R Fowler; Fowler
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Clupeiformes
  • Locality: Selsey; Bracklesham Bay
  • Latest period or highest system: Paleogene
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Cenozoic
  • Latest epoch or Highest series: Eocene
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Latest age or Highest age: Lutetian
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Identified by: F Stinton; Stinton
  • Higher geography: Europe; British Isles; England; Sussex; Selsey, Bracklesham Bay
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Osteichthyes; Clupeiformes; Clupeidae
  • Group: Bracklesham Group
  • Genus: Clupea
  • Formation: Selsey Formation
  • Family: Clupeidae
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Paleogene
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Cenozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Eocene
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Earliest age or Lowestst age: Lutetian
  • Country: British Isles
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Osteichthyes
  • Bed: mixed beds