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Boreosomus scaber

Actinopteri - Ptycholepiformes - Ptycholepididae

Taxonomy
Boreosomus scaber was named by Stensiö (1921). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Sassen Bay, Mountain between De Geer Valley and Flower Valley (upper saurian), which is in a Ladinian marine siliciclastic in Svalbard and Jan Mayen.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Boreosomus scaber Stensiö p. 221 figs. Pl. 24, Fig. 4; Pl. 26, Fig. 3; Pl. 35, Fig. 4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassChondrostei(Müller 1844)
orderPtycholepiformes
familyPtycholepididaeBrough 1939
genusBoreosomus
speciesscaber

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