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Pristis atlanticus

Chondrichthyes - Pristiformes - Pristidae

Taxonomy
Pristis atlanticus was named by Zbyszewski (1947). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Quinta do Alfundao, Tortonian, which is in a Tortonian marine horizon in Portugal.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1947Pristis atlanticus Zbyszewski p. 237 figs. Plate 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderPristiformes
familyPristidaeBonaparte 1838
genusPristisLinck 1790
speciesatlanticus

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