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Birgeria mougeoti

Actinopteri - Palaeonisciformes - Birgeriidae

Taxonomy
Saurichthys mougeoti was named by Agassiz (1844).

It was synonymized subjectively with Saurichthys acuminatus by Woodward (1895); it was recombined as Birgeria mougeoti by Stensiö (1921).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1844Saurichthys mougeoti Agassiz figs. Pl. 20, Fig. 6; Pl. 21; Pl. 22, Fig. 1-3; Pl. 23, Figs. 1-3; Pl. 24, Figs. 1,2
1921Birgeria mougeoti Stensiö p. 151 figs. Pl 20, fig 6; pl 21; pl 22, figs 1-3; pl 23, figs 1-3; pl 24, figs 1,2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassChondrostei(Müller 1844)
orderPalaeonisciformesHay 1902
suborderPalaeoniscoidei
familyBirgeriidaeBerg 1940
genusBirgeriaStensiö 1919
speciesmougeoti(Agassiz 1844)

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