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Ctenognathichthys bellottii

Actinopteri - Perleidiformes - Perleididae

Taxonomy
Heterolepidotus bellottii was named by de Alessandri (1910) [Neotype designation (PIMUZ T.4349) invalid]. Its type specimen is PIMUZ T.4349, a skeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Perledo (Museo Civico di Como), which is in a Longobardian marine limestone in the Perledo-Varenna Formation of Italy.

It was recombined as Ctenognathichthys bellottii by Bürgin (1992), Tintori (1998), Cartanyá (1999), Bürgin and Herzog (2002) and López-Arbarello et al. (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Heterolepidotus bellottii de Alessandri p. 111 figs. Pl 7, fig 4
1916Heterolepidotus belotti Andersson p. 29 fig. 4,5
1992Ctenognathichthys bellottii Bürgin p. 78 figs. 83-90
1998Ctenognathichthys bellottii Tintori p. 418 fig. 1
1999Ctenognathichthys bellottii Cartanyá p. 543 fig. 9
2002Ctenognathichthys bellottii Bürgin and Herzog p. 464 figs. 5-7
2014Ctenognathichthys bellottii López-Arbarello et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassChondrostei(Müller 1844)
orderPerleidiformesBerg 1937
familyPerleididaeBrough 1931
genusCtenognathichthys
speciesbellottii()

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