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Symphodus westneati

Actinopteri - Labriformes - Labridae

Taxonomy
Symphodus westneati was named by Carnevale (2015). Its type specimen is NHMW 2000z0135/0060a, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Kummer Quarry, which is in a Miocene shallow subtidal limestone in the Leitha Formation of Austria.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2015Symphodus westneati Carnevale p. 130 figs. Plate 3, Figs. 5-7

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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
RankNameAuthor
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Euacanthomorphacea
Percomorphaceae
Percomorpharia
orderLabriformes
familyLabridae(Cuvier 1816)
genusSymphodusRafinesque 1810
specieswestneati

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