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Stratodus apicalis

Actinopteri - Alepisauriformes - Dercetidae

Taxonomy
Stratodus apicalis was named by Cope (1872).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Stratodus apicalis Cope
1902Stratodus apicalis Hay p. 387
1963Stratodus apicalis Tabaste p. 476
1970Stratodus apicalis Applegate p. 421
1981Stratodus apicalis Thurmond and Jones p. 101

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
orderAlepisauriformesRegan 1911
suborderIchthyotringoideiGoody 1969
familyDercetidaeCope
genusStratodusCope 1872
speciesapicalisCope 1872

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 20:47:42
Modified: 2009-07-20 22:47:42
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Santonian to the top of the Early/Lower Eocene or 85.80000 to 48.60000 Ma

Collections (13 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Stratodus apicalis (81926 81928)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Stratodus apicalis (81932 81934)
Late/Upper Campanian - Early/Lower Maastrichtian83.5 - 66.0Syria Stratodus apicalis (117850 117852 117857)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Jordan Stratodus apicalis (13366)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Mali (Kidal) Stratodus apicalis (206855)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Niger (Tahoua) Stratodus apicalis (48868 178660)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Jordan Stratodus apicalis (170239)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6Mali Stratodus apicalis (114961)