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Scapanorhynchus subulatus

Chondrichthyes - Mitsukurinidae

Taxonomy
Lamna subulata was named by Agassiz (1843). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Scapanorhynchus subulatus by Woodward (1889) and Chapman (1918).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Lamna subulata Agassiz
1888Lamna carinata Davis p. 21 figs. Plate III, Fig. 13
1888Odontaspis kaikoraensis Davis p. 24 figs. Plate V, Figs. 6-10
1889Scapanorhynchus subulatus Woodward p. 353
1902Lamna subulata Hay p. 303
1918Scapanorhynchus subulatus Chapman p. 8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
familyMitsukurinidaeJordan 1898
genusScapanorhynchus
speciessubulatus(Agassiz 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