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Chirocentrites

Actinopteri - Ichthyodectiformes - Cladocyclidae

Taxonomy
Chirocentrites is a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Chirocentrites coroninii.

It was assigned to Chirocentridae by Woodward (1901); to Pachycormiformes by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cladocyclidae by Cavin et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Chirocentrites Woodward p. 90
2002Chirocentrites Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Chirocentrites Cavin et al. p. 170

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteossomorpha
orderIchthyodectiformesBardack and Sprinkle 1969
familyCladocyclidaeMaisey 1991
genusChirocentrites

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 mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-20 21:09:47
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:23:33
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Early/Lower Albian or 112.03000 to 109.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Albian112.03 - 109.0Italy (Campania) C. sp. (112631)