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Lepisosteus simplex

Actinopteri - Lepisosteiformes - Lepisosteidae

Taxonomy
Lepisosteus simplex was named by Leidy (1873).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Lepisosteus simplex Leidy
1909Lepisosteus simplex Cockerell p. 796

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
RankNameAuthor
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
infraclassHolostei
Ginglymodi(Cope 1871)
orderLepisosteiformesHay 1929
suborderLepisosteioidei
superfamilyLepisosteoidea
familyLepisosteidaeCuvier 1825
genusLepisosteusde Lacep├Ęde 1803
speciessimplexLeidy 1873

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: freshwatero
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-20 21:27:01
Modified: 2017-04-17 10:32:18
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Bridgerian to the top of the Uintan or 50.30000 to 40.40000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Bridgerian - Uintan50.3 - 40.4USA (Utah) Lepisosteus simplex (106376)