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Pleuroplax rankinei

Chondrichthyes - Cochliodontiformes - Cochliodontidae

Taxonomy
Pleuroplax rankinei was named by Hancock and Atthey (1843). It is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Pleuroplax rankinei Hancock and Atthey
1889Pleuroplax rankinei Woodward p. 173

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
superorderHolocephalomorphaLund 1986
orderCochliodontiformesObruchev 1953
familyCochliodontidaeOwen 1867
genusPleuroplax
speciesrankineiHancock and Atthey 1843

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