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Archaeomanta melenhorsti

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Mobulidae

Taxonomy
Archaeomanta melenhorsti was named by Herman (1979). Its type specimen is 53 W 71-3 and is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Archaeomanta melenhorsti Herman p. 64 figs. Pl. 1, fig. 1; text-fig 3
1987Archaeomanta melenhorsti Cappetta p. 175

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderMyliobatiformesCompagno 1973
familyMobulidae
genusArchaeomanta
speciesmelenhorsti

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