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Zatrachys serratus

Amphibia - Temnospondyli - Zatracheidae

Taxonomy
Zatrachys serratus was named by Cope (1878). It is not extant. It is the type species of Zatrachys.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Zatrachys serratus Cope
1884Zatrachys serratus Cope p. 36
1902Zatrachys serratus Hay p. 422
2013Zatrachys serratus Schoch

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
RankNameAuthor
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
classAmphibia
orderTemnospondyli()
Eutemnospondyli
Rhachitomi()
familyZatracheidaeWilliston 1910
genusZatrachysCope 1878
speciesserratusCope 1878

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.

Zatrachys serratus Cope 1878
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: brackish, freshwater, terrestrialuc
Locomotion: actively mobilesubo
Life habit: amphibioussubo
Diet: carnivoresubo
Dispersal: waterc
Created: 2009-07-20 21:44:54
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:44:54
Source: subo = suborder, c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Uhen 2004, Hendy et al. 2009, Carroll 1988

Age range: base of the Virgilian to the top of the Wolfcampian or 303.70000 to 286.00000 Ma

Collections (13 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Virgilian303.7 - 298.9USA (West Virginia) Zatrachys serratus (125142)
Virgilian - Wolfcampian303.7 - 286.0USA (New Mexico) Zatrachys serratus (77412)
Wolfcampian298.9 - 286.0USA (Texas) Zatrachys serratus (79162)
Wolfcampian298.9 - 286.0USA (West Virginia) Zatrachys serratus (127110 180946 180947)
Wolfcampian298.9 - 286.0USA (Oklahoma) Zatrachys serratus (28394)
Wolfcampian298.9 - 286.0USA (New Mexico) Zatrachys serratus (80833 180106 180384 180940)
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3USA (Texas) Zatrachys serratus (13080 84716)