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Cladoselache

Chondrichthyes - Cladoselachiformes - Cladoselachidae

Taxonomy
Cladoselache was named by Dean (1894) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u Sepkoski's reference number: 2,1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Cladoselachida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cladoselachidae by Jordan (1963), Zangerl (1981), Thurmond and Jones (1981), Williams (2001) and Ginter et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Cladoselache Dean
1963Cladoselache Jordan p. 591
1981Cladoselache Thurmond and Jones p. 37
1981Cladoselache Zangerl p. 66
2001Cladoselache Williams p. 221
2002Cladoselache Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Cladoselache Ginter et al. p. 58

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassCladoselachimorpha
orderCladoselachiformes
familyCladoselachidaeDean 1894
genusCladoselacheDean 1894

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: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: nektonicc
Diet: carnivorec
Created: 2004-08-17 13:49:23
Modified: 2009-12-13 03:31:01
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2017, Carroll 1988

Age range: Famennian or 372.20000 to 358.90000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Famennian372.2 - 358.9USA (Ohio) C. clarki (90678)