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Rhynchoconger eocenicus

Actinopteri - Anguilliformes - Congridae

Taxonomy
Apogonidarum eocenicus was named by Shepherd (1916). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Rhynchoconger eocenicus by Nolf and Dockery (1993) and Schwarzhans (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1916Apogonidarum eocenicus Shepherd
1993Rhynchoconger eocenicus Nolf and Dockery p. 27
2007Rhynchoconger eocenicus Schwarzhans p. 305

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
RankNameAuthor
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Elopocephalai
Elopocephala
Elopomorpha()
orderAnguilliformesGreenwood et al. 1966
familyCongridaeKaup 1856
genusRhynchocongerJordan and Hobbs 1925
specieseocenicus(Shepherd 1916)

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