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Pseudobeaconia cuyana

Actinopteri - Perleidiformes - Pseudobeaconiidae

Taxonomy
Cleithrolepis cuyana was named by Bordas (1944). Its type specimen is MACN 14879, a set of postcrania (poorly preserved and incomplete postcranium), and it is a compression fossil.

It was recombined as Pseudobeaconia cuyana by López-Arbarello et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1944Cleithrolepis cuyana Bordas
2010Pseudobeaconia cuyana López-Arbarello et al. pp. 258-259 figs. Text-figure 7

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassChondrostei(Müller 1844)
orderPerleidiformesBerg 1937
familyPseudobeaconiidae
genusPseudobeaconiaBordas 1944
speciescuyana(Bordas 1944)

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
A. López-Arbarello et al. 2010A species of Pseudobeaconia differing from all the other species of this genus in the following combination of characters: three dorsal and four ventral caudal basal fulcra; four dorsal and three ventral dorsal precaudal scutes.