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Enchodus petrosus

Actinopteri - Salmoniformes - Enchodontidae

Taxonomy
Enchodus petrosus was named by Cope (1874). It is a 3D body fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1874Enchodus petrosus Cope p. 44
1902Enchodus petrosus Hay p. 389
1970Enchodus petrosus Applegate p. 421
1981Enchodus petrosus Thurmond and Jones p. 100
1988Enchodus petrosus Case and Schwimmer p. 299
2006Enchodus petrosus Shimada et al. p. 26

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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
orderSalmoniformesBleeker 1859
suborderMyctophoidei
familyEnchodontidaeWoodward 1901
genusEnchodus
speciespetrosus

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: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoref
Created: 2009-07-20 21:10:46
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:10:46
Source: f = family, o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Middle Turonian to the top of the Campanian or 93.50000 to 72.10000 Ma

Collections (16 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Middle Turonian93.5 - 89.3USA (Kansas) Enchodus petrosus (35365)
Late/Upper Coniacian - Early/Lower Campanian89.3 - 70.6USA (Mississippi) Enchodus petrosus (164393)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Enchodus petrosus (81928)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Enchodus petrosus (81932 81934 82044 82049 82053 82054 82055)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (Georgia) Enchodus petrosus (35289 70720)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (Alabama) Enchodus petrosus (82046)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Dakota) Enchodus petrosus (194130)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (North Carolina) Enchodus petrosus (57918)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Carolina) Enchodus petrosus (79363)