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Moorevillia hardi

Actinopteri - Albuliformes - Bananogmiidae

Taxonomy
Moorevillia hardi was named by Applegate (1970). Its type specimen is PF 3567, a partial skeleton, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is G. S. Moore Farm, which is in a Santonian carbonate limestone in Alabama. It is the type species of Moorevillia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Moorevillia hardi Applegate
1981Moorevillia hardi Thurmond and Jones p. 94

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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)
Elopocephalai
Elopocephala
Elopomorpha()
orderAlbuliformesGreenwood et al. 1966
suborderAlbuloidei
familyBananogmiidae
genusMoorevillia
specieshardi

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: Santonian or 86.30000 to 83.60000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Moorevillia hardi (type locality: 81928)