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Acrodus anningiae

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes - Acrodontidae

Taxonomy
Acrodus anningiae was named by Agassiz (1837). Its type specimen is BMNH P.2731, a set of teeth, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Lyme Regis, Enniskillen collection, which is in a Sinemurian marine horizon in the United Kingdom.

It was synonymized subjectively with Acrodus undulatus by Casier (1959).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Acrodus anningiae Agassiz
1864Acrodus anningiae Day p. 60 figs. Pl 3; pl 4, figs 1-7
1889Acrodus anningiae Woodward p. 289
1993Acrodus anningiae Delsate and Duffin p. 115 figs. Pl 5, fig 1-4; pl 10, fig 8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
Hybodontida
orderHybodontiformes(Patterson 1966)
superfamilyHybodontoidea
familyAcrodontidaeCasier 1959
genusAcrodus
speciesanningiaeAgassiz 1837

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