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Turfania taoshuyuanensis

Actinopteri - Palaeonisciformes - Palaeoniscidae

Taxonomy
Turfania taoshuyuanensis was named by Liu and Martínez (1973). Its type specimen is IVPP V.3252.59, a skeleton, and it is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Turfania.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Turfania taoshuyuanensis Liu and Martínez pp. 6-7 figs. 1-7; Pl. 1-4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassChondrostei(Müller 1844)
orderPalaeonisciformesHay 1902
suborderPalaeoniscoidei
familyPalaeoniscidaeVogt 1852
genusTurfania
speciestaoshuyuanensis

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