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Gurvanichthys mongoliensis

Actinopteri - Pholidophoriformes - Archaeomaenidae

Taxonomy
Gurvanichthys mongoliensis was named by Jakovlev (1986). Its type specimen is PIN 3281/1, a skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Gurvan-Ereny-Nuruu (Outcrop 236/29), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large shale/sandstone in the Gurvan-Eren Formation of Mongolia. It is the type species of Gurvanichthys.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Gurvanichthys mongoliensis Jakovlev pp. 180-181 figs. 157; Pl XXIII fig 1-5

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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
familyArchaeomaenidaeWade 1941
genusGurvanichthys
speciesmongoliensis

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