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Thunnus abchazicus

Actinopteri - Scombriformes - Scombridae

Taxonomy
Thunnus abchazicus was named by Danil’chenko (1951). Its type specimen is AMRS 167–168, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was corrected as Thunnus abchasicus by Danil'chenko (1960).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Thunnus abchazicus Danil’chenko p. 881 figs. Fig. 1
1960Thunnus abchasicus Danil'chenko p. 156
1979Thunnus abchazicus Bannikov p. 358 figs. Figure 3
1980Thunnus abchasicus Danil'chenko p. 156
2011Thunnus abchazicus Monsch and Bannikov p. 284

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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
Scombrimorpharia
orderScombriformes
familyScombridae(Rafinesque 1815)
subfamilyScombrinaeRafinesque-Schmaltz 1815
tribeThunnini()
genusThunnusSouth 1845
speciesabchazicus

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
K. A. Monsch and A. F. Bannikov 201140–41 (18+22–23) vertebrae. Pelvic fin anterior
of pectoral.