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Albula dunklei

Actinopteri - Albuliformes - Albulidae

Taxonomy
Albula dunklei was named by Applegate (1970). It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is G. S. Moore Farm, which is in a Santonian carbonate limestone in Alabama.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Albula dunklei Applegate pp. 412-413 figs. Figs. 194, 200B-C, 201B
1981Albula dunklei Thurmond and Jones p. 93

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
RankNameAuthor
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Elopocephalai
Elopocephala
Elopomorpha()
orderAlbuliformesGreenwood et al. 1966
familyAlbulidaeBleeker 1859
genusAlbulaGronow 1763
speciesdunklei

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 mobilec
Created: 2004-08-17 14:52:40
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:50:42
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum
Reference: Carroll 1988

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Santonian to the top of the Santonian or 85.80000 to 83.60000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Albula dunklei (type locality: 81928)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Albula dunklei (82047 82054)