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Eoorodus

Chondrichthyes - Orodontiformes - Orodontidae

Taxonomy
Eoorodus was named by Branson (1914) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u Sepkoski's reference number: 451]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Orodontidae by Jordan (1963); and to Ctenacanthida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1914Eoorodus Branson
1963Eoorodus Jordan p. 595
2002Eoorodus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
orderOrodontiformes()
familyOrodontidaede Koninck 1878
genusEoorodusBranson 1914

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