Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Protosphyraena bentoniana

Actinopteri - Pachycormiformes - Pachycormidae

Taxonomy
Protosphyraena bentoniana was named by Stewart (1898). It is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1898Protosphyraena bentoniana Stewart
2006Protosphyraena bentoniana Shimada et al. p. 23

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
AspidorhyncheiNelson et al. 2016
orderPachycormiformesBerg 1940
familyPachycormidaeWoodward 1895
genusProtosphyraenaLeidy 1857
speciesbentonianaStewart 1898

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