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Copodus oblongus

Chondrichthyes - Copodontiformes - Copodontidae

Taxonomy
Rhymodus oblongus was named by Davis (1883). Its type specimen is BMNG P.2595-6, a tooth, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Copodus oblongus by Woodward (1889).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Rhymodus oblongus Davis
1889Copodus oblongus Woodward p. 96

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
superorderHolocephalomorphaLund 1986
orderCopodontiformesObruchev 1953
familyCopodontidaeDavis 1883
genusCopodusMorris and Roberts 1862
speciesoblongus(Davis 1883)

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