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Ornatoscyllium pattersoni

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes

Taxonomy
Orectoloboides pattersoni was named by Thies (1983). Its type specimen is SMF 7145, a tooth, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Rookery Pit, London Brick Company, Stewartby, which is in a Callovian marine siltstone in the United Kingdom.

It was recombined as Ornatoscyllium pattersoni by Underwood and Ward (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Orectoloboides pattersoni Thies
2004Ornatoscyllium pattersoni Underwood and Ward p. 472

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderOrectolobiformesApplegate 1972
genusOrnatoscyllium
speciespattersoni()

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