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Chirodipterus potteri

- Chirodipteridae

Taxonomy
Chirodipterus potteri was named by Kemp (2000). Its type specimen is AM F 90544, a set of teeth (left upper tooth plate with some attached bone), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Catombal Range locality, which is in a Devonian marginal marine sandstone in the Columbine Sandstone Formation of Australia. It is the type species of Chirodipterus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Chirodipterus potteri Kemp

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnoiMüller 1884
suborderDipteroideiVorobyeva and Obruchev 1964
familyChirodipteridae
genusChirodipterusGross 1933
speciespotteri

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