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Chimaera venablesae

Chondrichthyes - Chimaeriformes - Chimaeridae

Taxonomy
Chimaera venablesae was named by Cassier (1966). Its type specimen is BMNH P 27608, a set of teeth, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Chimaera venablesae Cassier p. 100

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
superorderHolocephalomorphaLund 1986
orderChimaeriformesObruchev 1953
suborderChimaeroidei
superfamilyChimaeroidea
familyChimaeridae
genusChimaera
speciesvenablesae

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