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Neoceratodus africanus

Ceratodontiformes - Neoceratodontidae

Taxonomy
Ceratodus africanus was named by Haug (1905). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Neoceratodus africanus by Martin (1982).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1905Ceratodus africanus Haug p. 819
1943Ceratodus africanus Arambourg and Joleaud p. 45
1982Neoceratodus africanus Martin p. 612
2004Ceratodus africanus Schultze p. 489

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
RankNameAuthor
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassDipnomorpha
superorderCeratodontae
orderCeratodontiformesBerg 1940
suborderCeratodontoideiVorobyeva et al. 1964
familyNeoceratodontidae
genusNeoceratodusCastelnau 1876
speciesafricanus()

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