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Unamichthys espinosai

Actinopteri - Ichthyodectiformes

Taxonomy
Unamichthys espinosai was named by Alvarado-Ortega (2004). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Site IGM-2432, Tlayúa quarry, which is in an Albian/Albian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Tlayua Formation of Mexico. It is the type species of Unamichthys.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2004Unamichthys espinosai Alvarado-Ortega
2013Unamichthys espinosai Cavin et al. p. 161

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteossomorpha
orderIchthyodectiformesBardack and Sprinkle 1969
genusUnamichthys
speciesespinosaiAlvarado-Ortega 2004

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