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Senekichthys hirundo

Palaeoniscimorpha

Taxonomy
Senekichthys hirundo was named by Prokofiev (2004). Its type specimen is PIN, nr. 4890-3, a skeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Senek Creek Ravine, which is in a Carboniferous lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone/sandstone in the Herbesskaya Formation of the Russian Federation. It is the type species of Senekichthys.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2004Senekichthys hirundo Prokofiev

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
orderPalaeoniscimorphaLund et al. 1995
genusSenekichthys
specieshirundo

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available