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Palidiplospinax enniskilleni

Chondrichthyes - Synechodontiformes - Paleospinacidae

Taxonomy
Synechodus enniskilleni was named by Duffin and Ward (1993). Its type specimen is BMNH P.3189, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Lyme Regis, Enniskillen collection, which is in a Sinemurian marine horizon in the United Kingdom.

It was recombined as Palidiplospinax enniskilleni by Klug and Kriwet (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Synechodus enniskilleni Delsate and Duffin p. 118 figs. Pl 7, fig 1; pl 10, fig 6
1993Synechodus enniskilleni Duffin and Ward p. 63 figs. pl. 2-8, fig b, 10, fig a
1995Synechodus enniskilleni Delsate and Godefroit p. 28 figs. pl. 2, fig. 1
2000Synechodus enniskilleni Rees p. 418
2001Synechodus enniskilleni Delsate p. 52
2008Palidiplospinax enniskilleni Klug and Kriwet p. 444 figs. 1a, 2a

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
superorderSqualomorphii(Compagno 1973)
orderSynechodontiformes
familyPaleospinacidae(Regan 1906)
genusPalidiplospinax
speciesenniskilleni()

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