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Cyrtonodus hornei

Chondrichthyes - Cochliodontiformes - Cochliodontidae

Taxonomy
Cyrtonodus hornei was named by Woodward (1889). Its type specimen is BMNH P.4908 (dental plate) and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Wensleydale, Yorkshire (BMNH), which is in a Pennsylvanian marine limestone in the United Kingdom.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Cyrtonodus hornei Woodward p. 216 figs. pl.VI, fig. 26

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
superorderHolocephalomorphaLund 1986
orderCochliodontiformesObruchev 1953
familyCochliodontidaeOwen 1867
genusCyrtonodusDavis 1884
specieshornei

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