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Oxyrhina sheppeyensis

Chondrichthyes - Odontaspidida - Isuridae

Taxonomy
Oxyrhina sheppeyensis was named by Cassier (1966). Its type specimen is BMNH P 30804, a set of teeth, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is London Clay, Isle of Sheppey, which is in a Ypresian marine claystone in the London Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Oxyrhina sheppeyensis Cassier p. 82 figs. Plate 5, Figs. 19-25

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassOsteodonti
superorderLamnae
orderOdontaspidida
superfamilyIsuroidea
familyIsuridaeGray 1851
genusOxyrhina
speciessheppeyensis

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