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Engaibatis schultzei

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Taxonomy
Engaibatis schultzei was named by Arratia et al. (2002). Its type specimen is MB.f.7735, a set of teeth, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Dwa 5a, Tendaguru, which is in a Tithonian estuary/bay claystone in the Tendaguru Formation of Tanzania. It is the type species of Engaibatis.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Engaibatis schultzei Arratia et al. p. 219

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
superfamilyRhinobatoidea
genusEngaibatis
speciesschultzei

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
G. Arratia et al. 2002Same as for genus.