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Bajaichthys elegans

Actinopteri - Lampridiformes - Bajaichthyidae

Taxonomy
Bajaichthys elegans was named by Sorbini (1983). It is extant.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Bajaichthys elegans Sorbini
1988Bajaichthys elegans Sorbini and Bottura p. 370
2014Bajaichthys elegans Bannikov p. 26
2014Bajaichthys elegans Carnevale et al. p. 42

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
RankNameAuthor
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Lampridacea
orderLampridiformesOlney et al. 1993
familyBajaichthyidae
genusBajaichthysSorbini 1983
specieselegansSorbini 1983

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: omnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-20 20:44:22
Modified: 2009-07-20 22:44:22
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Ypresian to the top of the Lutetian or 56.00000 to 41.30000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Italy Bajaichthys elegans (94830)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Italy Bajaichthys elegans (55239)