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Apodops pricei

Gymnophiona - Caeciliidae

Taxonomy
Apodops pricei was named by Estes and Wake (1972). Its type specimen is DGM 551, a set of vertebrae (trunk vertebra), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Companhia National de Cimento Portland Quarry, which is in a Paleocene/Eocene fissure fill limestone in Brazil. It is the type species of Apodops.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Apodops pricei Estes and Wake p. 229

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
RankNameAuthor
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Lissamphibia()
orderGymnophionaRafinesque 1814
Apoda(Oppel 1810)
familyCaeciliidaeGray 1825
genusApodops
speciespricei

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