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Erikodus groenlandicus

Chondrichthyes - Eugeneodontiformes - Caseodontidae

Taxonomy
Agassizodus groenlandicus was named by Nielsen (1932). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Cape Stosch, Section F, 120 m, which is in a Wuchiapingian marine siliciclastic in Greenland.

It was recombined as Erikodus groenlandicus by Nielsen (1952).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Agassizodus groenlandicus Nielsen p. 37 figs. Pl 7, figs 4-17; pl 8, figs 1-31; pl 10, figs 1-3; pl 11, figs 2,3; pl 13, fig 2
1952Erikodus groenlandicus Nielsen p. 38 figs. text-fig. 16 A, B, C; pl. 10, figs. 1-4; pl. 11, figs. 1-2; pl. 12, fig. 3; pl. 13 figs. 1, 4.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
orderEugeneodontiformes()
superfamilyCaseodontoidea
familyCaseodontidaeZangerl 1981
genusErikodus
speciesgroenlandicus()

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