Sampling: 14 species out of 24

Species list
  • Diplospinus multistriatus
  • Epinnula magistralis
  • Gempylus serpens
  • Lepidocybium flavobrunneum
  • Nealotus tripes
  • Neoepinnula americana
  • Neoepinnula orientalis
  • Nesiarchus nasutus
  • Paradiplospinus antarcticus
  • Paradiplospinus gracilis
  • Promethichthys prometheus
  • Rexea alisae
  • Rexea antefurcata
  • Rexea bengalensis
  • Rexea brevilineata
  • Rexea nakamurai
  • Rexea prometheoides
  • Rexea solandri
  • Rexichthys johnpaxtoni
  • Ruvettus pretiosus
  • Thyrsites atun
  • Thyrsitoides marleyi
  • Thyrsitops lepidopoides
  • Tongaichthys robustus

Fossil calibrations

No internal fossil calibrations are available for this group.


Order: Scombriformes


Download Gempylidae data (JSON format)


There were 117 species that caused Gempylidae to be inferred as paraphyletic.

Time-calibrated phylogeny of only species in Gempylidae

Time-calibrated phylogeny of "Gempylidae"

Phylogram of only species in Gempylidae

Phylogram of "Gempylidae"

Sequence data

Phylip sequences for Gempylidae

RAxML-style partitions file

Nexus file for Gempylidae (includes character partitions and phylogeny)