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Ichthyodectidae

Actinopteri - Ichthyodectiformes - Ichthyodectidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1892Ichthyodectidae Crook
1902Ichthyodectinae Hay p. 383
1963Ichthyodectidae Jordan p. 619
1970Ichthyodectidae Applegate p. 418
1981Ichthyodectidae Thurmond and Jones p. 96
1997Ichthyodectidae Schwimmer et al. p. 611
2003Ichthyodectidae Forey et al. p. 228
2006Ichthyodectidae Cumbaa et al. p. 150
2006Ichthyodectidae Shimada et al. p. 23
2013Ichthyodectidae Cavin et al. p. 170

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteossomorpha
orderIchthyodectiformesBardack and Sprinkle 1969
familyIchthyodectidaeCrook 1892
familyIchthyodectidaeCrook 1892

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: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-20 21:09:47
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:23:33
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Tithonian to the top of the Late/Upper Maastrichtian or 150.80000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (53 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Tithonian150.8 - 145.0France (Poitou-Charentes) Ichthyodectidae indet. (164377)
Berriasian145.0 - 139.8France (Poitou-Charentes) Ichthyodectidae indet. (61930)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Venezuela (Zulia) Ichthyodectidae indet. (89071)
Albian - Cenomanian113.0 - 93.9Canada (Alberta) Ichthyodectidae indet. (22733)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Venezuela (Trujillo) Xiphactinus audax (176561)
Late/Upper Cretaceous100.5 - 66.0USA (New Jersey) Polygonodon vetus (126156)
Late/Upper Cretaceous100.5 - 66.0Canada (Manitoba) Ichthyodectidae indet. (36744 36745)
Middle Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Canada (Saskatchewan) Xiphactinus audax, Ichthyodectes ctenodon (22731 52997)
Middle Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Kansas) Xiphactinus audax (94538)
Middle Cenomanian - Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Spain (Asturias) Ichthyodectidae indet. (98396)
Middle Cenomanian - Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Colorado) Xiphactinus audax (35429)
Turonian93.9 - 89.8USA (Kansas) Xiphactinus audax (102879)
Turonian93.9 - 89.8USA (South Dakota) Ichthyodectes sp. (181902)
Turonian - Coniacian93.9 - 86.3USA (Texas) Ichthyodectes sp., Xiphactinus sp. (107425)
Early/Lower Turonian93.5 - 89.3Morocco (Meknès - Tafilalt) Ichthyodectes bardacki (51686)
Middle Turonian93.5 - 89.3USA (Kansas) Xiphactinus audax (35365)
Middle Turonian - Late/Upper Turonian93.5 - 89.3Uzbekistan (Navoi) Ichthyodectidae indet. (58167 58168)
Late/Upper Coniacian - Early/Lower Campanian89.3 - 70.6USA (Mississippi) Xiphactinus audax (164393)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Kansas) Xiphactinus audax (94652)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Xiphactinus audax (81928)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Colorado) Ichthyodectes sp. (179211)
Santonian - Campanian86.3 - 72.1Canada (Alberta) Xiphactinus audax (192128)
Santonian - Maastrichtian86.3 - 66.0USA (Alabama) Xiphactinus audax (81972)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Kansas) Portheus molossus, Ichthyodectes anaides (188488) Xiphactinus sp. (93220)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Xiphactinus audax (81930 81932 81934 82049) Xiphactinus audax, Ichthyodectes ctenodon (82054)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (Wyoming) Ichthyodectes sp. (105717)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (Georgia) Xiphactinus audax (35289 70720)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Canada (Manitoba) Ichthyodectes ctenodon (36707) Ichthyodectidae indet. (36743)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (North Carolina) Polygonodon rectus (106277) Portheus molossus (190555)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Canada (Nunavut) Xiphactinus sp. (36383)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (North Carolina) Polygonodon rectus, Xiphactinus audax (57918)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Dakota) Ichthyodectidae indet. (194130)
Judithian83.5 - 70.6USA (New Jersey) Xiphactinus audax (14455)
Judithian83.5 - 70.6USA (Wyoming) Xiphactinus vetus (14478 14479 14487)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Delaware) Xiphactinus sp. (27570)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (New Jersey) Xiphactinus sp. (32181)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Carolina) Ichthyodectidae indet. (79363)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (New Jersey) Xiphactinus sp. (57916)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (New Jersey) Xiphactinus sp. (26818)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Jordan Ichthyodectidae indet. (170239)