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Synechodus egertoni

Chondrichthyes - Synechodontiformes - Paleospinacidae

Taxonomy
Palaeospinax egertoni was named by Woodward (1889). Its type specimen is BMNH P.1132, a partial skull, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Ohmden, W├╝rtemberg (Egerton coll), which is in a Toarcian marine siliciclastic in Germany.

It was recombined as Synechodus egertoni by Duffin and Ward (1993).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Palaeospinax egertoni Woodward
1993Synechodus egertoni Duffin and Ward p. 61

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
superorderSqualomorphii(Compagno 1973)
orderSynechodontiformes
familyPaleospinacidae(Regan 1906)
genusSynechodusWoodward 1888
speciesegertoni()

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