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Alisodon mirus

Actinopteri - Cypriniformes - Cyprinidae

Taxonomy
Alisodon mirus was named by Hay (1921). Its type specimen is USNM 9219, an other (A pharyngeal bone bearing two teeth), and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Alisodon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Alisodon mirus Hay p. 132 figs. Plate 9, figs. 8-9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Otomorpha
Ostariophysi(Jordan and Evermann 1896)
Otophysa
superorderCyprinae
orderCypriniformesBleeker 1859
familyCyprinidaeBonaparte 1832
genusAlisodon
speciesmirus

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
O. P. Hay 1921Pharyngeal teeth in one row, probably 3-3; stalked; the grinding surface expanded and deeply concave.