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Dapsilodus

Conodonta - Belodellida - Dapsilodontidae

Taxonomy
Dapsilodus was named by Cooper (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llde-u D Gedi Sepkoski's reference number: 313,1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Strachanognathidae by Dzik (1994); to Conodontophorida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Dapsilodontidae by Agematsu et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Dapsilodus Cooper
1994Dapsilodus Dzik p. 64
2002Dapsilodus Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Dapsilodus Agematsu et al. p. 125

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
classConodontaEichenberg 1930
orderBelodellidaSweet 1988
familyDapsilodontidaeSweet 1988
genusDapsilodus

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. Dzik 1994Apparatus composed of flattened elements, triangular in lateral outline, all being asymmetric. The ne elements with a rounded incision above the base at the inner side and bearing, in common with at least two other element type s, the panderodont furrow.