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Hexanchus wiedenrothi

Chondrichthyes - Hexanchiformes - Hexanchidae

Taxonomy
Hexanchus wiedenrothi was named by Thies (1983). Its type specimen is SMF 7100, a set of teeth, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Gretenberg, Sehnde, which is in a Pliensbachian marine mudstone in Germany.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Hexanchus wiedenrothi Thies p. 19 figs. pl. 3, fig. 1a-b

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderSqualimorphi
orderHexanchiformesde Buen 1926
familyHexanchidaeGray 1851
genusHexanchusRafinesque 1810
specieswiedenrothi

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