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Holophagus

Coelacanthimorpha - Coelacanthiformes - Latimeriidae

Taxonomy
Holophagus was named by Egerton (1861) [Sepkoski's age data: J Hett K Berr Sepkoski's reference number: 452,1066].

It was synonymized subjectively with Undina by Woodward (1916).

It was assigned to Coelacanthidae by Gardiner (1960); to Coelocanthiformes by Sepkoski (2002); and to Latimeriidae by Forey (1998), Schultze (2004) and Dutel et al. (2012).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1861Holophagus Egerton p. 19
1862Urocomus Costa
1960Holophagus Gardiner p. 326
1998Holophagus Forey p. 300
2002Holophagus Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Holophagus Schultze p. 468
2012Holophagus Dutel et al. p. 22

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
classCoelacanthimorpha
orderCoelacanthiformesBerg 1937
familyLatimeriidaeBerg 1940
genusHolophagus

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2009-07-20 21:50:54
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:50:54
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Olenekian to the top of the Late/Upper Barremian or 251.20000 to 125.45000 Ma

Collections (9 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Olenekian251.2 - 247.2Russian Federation (Volgograd) H. sp. (27343)
Illyrian247.2 - 242.0Switzerland (Ticino) H. picenus (44703)
Illyrian247.2 - 242.0Switzerland H. picenus (141613)
Alaunian215.56 - 212.0Italy Urocomus picenus (153108)
Alaunian215.56 - 212.0Italy (Friuli-Venezia Giulia) H. sp. (83370)
Hettangian - Early/Lower Sinemurian201.3 - 189.6United Kingdom H. gulo (140080)
Early/Lower Sinemurian196.5 - 189.6United Kingdom (England) H. gulo (122155) Undina gulo (122154)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45Spain (Cuenca) H. leridae (28006)