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Harpacodus occidentalis

Chondrichthyes - Petalodontiformes - Petalodontidae

Taxonomy
Harpacodus occidentalis was named by St. John and Worthen (1875). It is the type species of Harpacodus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Harpacodus occidentalis St. John and Worthen p. 355
1989Harpacodus occidentalis Lund p. 352

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
orderPetalodontiformes()
familyPetalodontidaeNewberry and Worthen 1866
genusHarpacodusSt. John and Worthen 1875
speciesoccidentalisSt. John and Worthen 1875

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