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Coelodus malwaensis

Actinopteri - Pycnodontiformes - Pycnodontidae

Taxonomy
Coelodus malwaensis was named by Chiplonkar and Ghare (1977). Its type specimen is Kht 39/69, a set of teeth, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Khadlu, which is in a Cretaceous marine sandstone in the Nimar Sandstone Formation of India.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Coelodus malwaensis Chiplonkar and Ghare p. 132

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
orderPycnodontiformesBerg 1937
suborderPycnodontoidei
familyPycnodontidae()
genusCoelodusHaeckel
speciesmalwaensis

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