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Eoeugnathus megalepis

Actinopteri - Panxianichthyiformes - Panxianichthyidae

Taxonomy
Eoeugnathus megalepis was named by Brough (1939). Its type specimen is BMNH P19348, a skeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Besano, Bender collection, Monte San Giorgio, which is in an Illyrian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal dolomite/shale in the Besano Formation of Italy.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Eoeugnathus megalepis Brough p. 71 figs. Pl 1, figs 1,2; text-figs 32,33,41
2003Eoeugnathus megalepis Herzog p. 228 figs. 2-13

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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)
orderPanxianichthyiformes
familyPanxianichthyidae
genusEoeugnathus
speciesmegalepis

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