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Kannathalepis milleri

Chondrichthyes - Kannathalepididae

Taxonomy
Kannathalepis milleri was named by Marss and Gagnier (2001). Its type specimen is UALVP 44886, a dermal scale, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is BHI-2 at 28.5 m, which is in a Silurian carbonate lime mudstone/mudstone in the Cape Phillips Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Kannathalepis.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Kannathalepis milleri Marss and Gagnier

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
familyKannathalepididae
genusKannathalepis
speciesmilleri

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