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Eocaecilia micropodia

Gymnophiona

Taxonomy
Eocaecilia micropodia was named by Jenkins and Walsh (1993). Its type specimen is MNA V8066, a skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Gold Spring Quarry 1, which is in a Sinemurian/Pliensbachian floodplain claystone in the Kayenta Formation of Arizona. It is the type species of Eocaecilia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Eocaecilia micropodia Jenkins and Walsh p. 246
2007Eocaecilia micropodia Jenkins et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
RankNameAuthor
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Lissamphibia()
orderGymnophionaRafinesque 1814
genusEocaecilia
speciesmicropodia

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