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Pelekysgnathus

Conodonta - Conodontophorida - Icriodontidae

Taxonomy
Pelekysgnathus was named by Thomas (1949) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ludl-u D Fame-u Sepkoski's reference number: 867,1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Icriodontidae by Klapper and Murphy (1974); and to Conodontophorida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1949Pelekysgnathus Thomas
1974Pelekysgnathus Klapper and Murphy
2002Pelekysgnathus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
classConodontaEichenberg 1930
orderConodontophoridaEichenberg 1930
familyIcriodontidaeMüller and Müller 1957
genusPelekysgnathusThomas 1949

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