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Ceratodus humei

- Ceratodontidae

Taxonomy
Ceratodus humei was named by Priem (1914). It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Quft, which is in a Campanian marine phosphorite in Egypt.

It was recombined as Protopterus humei by Werner (1993) and Carrano (2017).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1914Ceratodus humei Priem p. 368
1943Ceratodus humei Arambourg and Joleaud p. 46
1993Protopterus humei Werner
2001Ceratodus humei Churcher and De Iuliis p. 310
2004Ceratodus humei Schultze p. 489
2017Protopterus humei Carrano

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnoiMüller 1884
familyCeratodontidae
genusCeratodus
specieshumei

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