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Araeosteus rothi

Actinopteri - Perciformes - Zaproridae

Taxonomy
Araeosteus rothi was named by Jordan and Gilbert (1920). Its type specimen is Stanford University Paleontology Type Collection 315, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Lompoc Quarry, which is in a Tortonian basinal (siliciclastic) diatomite in the Monterey Formation of California.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1920Araeosteus rothi Jordan and Gilbert p. 25 figs. Plate XIV
1925Araeosteus rothi Jordan p. 35
1943Araeosteus rothi David p. 38
2012Araeosteus rothi Fierstine et al. p. 138

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
RankNameAuthor
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Euacanthomorphacea
Percomorphaceae
Percomorpharia
orderPerciformes
suborderCottioidei
infraorderZoarcales
familyZaproridaeJordan 1896
genusAraeosteus
speciesrothi

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