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Eomesodon hoeferi

Actinopteri - Pycnodontiformes

Taxonomy
Mesodon hoeferi was named by Gorjanovic-Kramberger (1905). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Hallein (Hoefer coll), which is in an Alaunian marine marl in Austria.

It was recombined as Eomesodon hoeferi by Poyato-Ariza and Wenz (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1905Mesodon hoeferi Gorjanovic-Kramberger p. 219 figs. Pl 4, fig 5; pl 5, fig 2
2002Eomesodon hoeferi Poyato-Ariza and Wenz p. 146

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
orderPycnodontiformesBerg 1937
suborderPycnodontoidei
genusEomesodonWoodward 1918
specieshoeferi()

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