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Knerichthys bronni

Actinopteri - Pholidophoriformes - Pholidophoridae

Taxonomy
Pholidophorus bronnii was named by Kner (1866). Its type specimen is GVA 1866/004/0009, a skeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Raibl, Carinthia (Stur collection), which is in a Julian marine limestone in Italy. It is the type species of Knerichthys.

It was corrected as Pholidophorus bronni by Bassani (1886); it was recombined as Knerichthys bronni by Arratia (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1866Pholidophorus bronnii Kner p. 185 figs. Pl 5, fig 1
1886Pholidophorus bronni Bassani p. 36
2013Knerichthys bronni Arratia p. 50 figs. 36-43

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
orderPholidophoriformes
familyPholidophoridae
genusKnerichthys
speciesbronni()

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