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Qingshania cercida

Actinopteri - Parasemionotiformes - Parasemionotidae

Taxonomy
Qingshania cercida was named by Liu (2002). Its type specimen is Jurong City Museum J015, a skeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Qingshan quarry, Jurong, which is in a Smithian carbonate limestone in the Qinglong Formation of China. It is the type species of Qingshania.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Qingshania cercida Liu p. 36 figs. Pl 4, figs 3,4; pl 5, fig 1
2006Qingshania cercida Tong et al. p. 154 fig. 8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
HalecostomiRegan 1903
Halecomorphi(Cope 1872)
orderParasemionotiformesLehmann 1966
familyParasemionotidaeStensiƶ 1932
genusQingshania
speciescercida

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