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Estesesox foxi

Actinopteri - Esociformes - Esocidae

Taxonomy
Estesesox foxi was named by Wilson et al. (1992). Its type specimen is UCMP 53709, a tooth (incomplete dentary), and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Estesesox.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Estesesox foxi Wilson et al. figs. pl. 4:3-6
2001Estesesox foxi Peng et al. p. 16

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
RankNameAuthor
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
superorderProtacanthopterygii
orderEsociformes
familyEsocidae(Cuvier 1817)
genusEstesesoxWilson et al. 1992
speciesfoxi

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: freshwaterf
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2017-04-17 10:34:00
Modified: 2017-04-17 10:34:00
Source: f = family, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range: Campanian or 83.60000 to 72.10000 Ma

Collections (26 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Santonian85.8 - 83.5Canada (Alberta) Estesesox foxi (14425)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Canada (Alberta) Estesesox foxi (45819 45821 45894)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Alberta) Estesesox foxi (34302 34305 34307 34309 34315 34320 34322 45671 45674 45822 45892 45893 45897 45898)
Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Alberta) Estesesox foxi (45560 45561 45564 45565 45566 45567 45670 45820)