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Joffrichthys symmetropterus

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Taxonomy
Joffrichthys symmetropterus was named by Li and Wilson (1996). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Joffre Bridge Road Cut Fish Layer, which is in a Tiffanian/Paleocene channel mudstone in the Paskapoo Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Joffrichthys.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Joffrichthys symmetropterus Li and Wilson
2000Joffrichthys symmetropterus Newbrey and Bozek p. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
Osteoglossocephala
superorderOsteoglossomorpha
genusJoffrichthysLi and Wilson 1996
speciessymmetropterusLi and Wilson 1996

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