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Scabbardella

Conodonta - Strachanognathidae

Taxonomy
Scabbardella is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Strachanognathidae by Dzik (1994); and to Conodontophorida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Scabbardella Dzik p. 64
2002Scabbardella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
classConodontaEichenberg 1930
familyStrachanognathidaeBergstrom 1982
genusScabbardella

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, smooth elements with an elongated triangular outline of the basal part and showing an almost continuous variability in shape within single symmetry transition series; all the elements being asymmetric. The ne elements differ from the remining ones only in their more triangul ar lateral outline . They bear the panderodont furrow, which occurs also in some other element types.