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Belemnobatis variabilis

Chondrichthyes - Rajiformes - Rhinobatidae

Taxonomy
Belemnobatis variabilis was named by Underwood and Rees (2002). Its type specimen is NHM P.65442, a tooth (anterior (male?) tooth), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Durlston Bay DB 181, which is in a Berriasian lagoonal grainstone in the Durlston Formation of the United Kingdom.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Belemnobatis variabilis Underwood and Rees p. 94

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderRajiformesBerg 1940
familyRhinobatidaeMüller and Henle 1837
genusBelemnobatisThiollière 1854
speciesvariabilis

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