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Alcoveria brevis

Coelacanthimorpha - Coelacanthiformes - Coelacanthidae

Taxonomy
Alcoveria brevis was named by Beltan (1972). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Montral and Alcover Quarries (MSB), which is in a Ladinian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal dolomite in the Muschelkalk Formation of Spain.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Alcoveria brevis Beltan p. 285 figs. 1, pl. 1-3
1998Alcoveria brevis Forey p. 345
2004Alcoveria brevis Schultze p. 486

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
classCoelacanthimorpha
orderCoelacanthiformesBerg 1937
familyCoelacanthidaeAgassiz 1843
genusAlcoveria
speciesbrevis

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