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Macropetalichthyidae

Petalichthyida - Macropetalichthyidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1898Macropetalichthyidae Eastman
1963Macropetalichthyidae Jordan p. 588
1964Macropetalichthyidae Obruchev p. 217
1975Macropetalichthyidae Denison p. 23

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassPlacodermi(M'Coy 1848)
orderPetalichthyida
familyMacropetalichthyidaeEastman 1898
familyMacropetalichthyidaeEastman 1898

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 14:32:58
Modified: 2004-08-17 16:32:58
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Carroll 1988
Collections
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