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Tselfatiiformes

Actinopteri - Tselfatiiformes

Taxonomy
Tselfatiiformes was named by Nelson (1994). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Actinopterygii by Cumbaa et al. (2006); and to Teleostei by Long (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Tselfatiiformes Nelson
2006Tselfatiiformes Cumbaa et al. p. 149
2011Tselfatiiformes Long p. 242

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
orderTselfatiiformesNelson 1994
orderTselfatiiformesNelson 1994

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 21:48:32
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:48:32
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Cenomanian to the top of the Early/Lower Paleocene or 99.60000 to 61.70000 Ma

Collections (10 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Colorado) Plethodidae indet. (132505)
Middle Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Canada (Saskatchewan) Plethodidae indet. (22731)
Late/Upper Turonian - Early/Lower Coniacian93.5 - 85.8Mexico (Coahuila) Tselfatiiformes indet. (92293)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Kansas) Bananogmius evolutus (94652)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Bananogmius crieleyi, Bananogmius zitteli (81928)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Bananogmius sp. (81934)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Dakota) Bananogmius sp. (194130) Teleostei indet. (39388)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian - Early/Lower Paleocene70.6 - 61.7USA (New Jersey) Bananogmius sp. (26819)
Danian66.0 - 61.6USA (Illinois) Bananogmius crieleyi (70129)