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Serenoichthys kemkemensis

Cladistia - Polypteriformes - Polypteridae

Taxonomy
Serenoichthys kemkemensis was named by Dutheil (1999). Its type specimen is Poi-SGM1a-b, a partial skeleton (postcranial skeleton), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is 10 km south of Tafraout, which is in a Cenomanian fluvial-lacustrine claystone in the Kem Kem Formation of Morocco.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Serenoichthys kemkemensis Dutheil

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classCladistia(Cope 1870)
orderPolypteriformes
familyPolypteridae
genusSerenoichthys
specieskemkemensis

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
D. B. Dutheil 1999As for the genus (by monotypy)