Polygnathus Hinde 1879 (conodont)

Conodonta - Ozarkodinida - Polygnathidae

Parent taxon: Polygnathidae according to P. C. J. Donoghue et al. 2008

See also Savage 1995 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Avignathus, Bispathodus, Cavusgnathus, Mehlina, Palmatolepinae, Pandorinellina, Streptognathodus, Synclydagnathus

Subtaxa: Polygnathus acrinodosus Polygnathus angustipennatus Polygnathus costatus Polygnathus damelei Polygnathus decorosa Polygnathus efimovae Polygnathus hemipennatus Polygnathus holynensis Polygnathus housei Polygnathus ilmenensis Polygnathus linguiformis Polygnathus normalis Polygnathus pollocki Polygnathus robertensis Polygnathus rossicus Polygnathus salixensis Polygnathus varcus Polygnathus wapanuckensis Polygnathus webbi Polygnathus xylus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Serbia and Montenegro (2 collections)

• Carboniferous of Austria (6), China (11), Germany (3), India (1), Iran (2), Ireland (2), the Russian Federation (10), the United Kingdom (31), United States (23: Kentucky, Missouri, Oklahoma)

• Mississippian of China (1)

• Devonian of Algeria (21), Australia (108), Austria (12), Belgium (35), Brazil (1), Bulgaria (5), Canada (20: Northwest Territories and Yukon, Nunavut, Ontario, Yukon, Yukon Territory), China (104), the Czech Republic (13), France (91), Germany (66), Iran (3), Italy (16), Morocco (216), Myanmar (2), Poland (85), Portugal (1), the Russian Federation (31), Spain (184), Tajikistan (5), Turkey (3), United States (142: Alaska, Arizona, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Ohio), Uzbekistan (8), Vietnam (5), Western Sahara (2)

Total: 1271 collections including 3056 occurrences

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