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Balistoidei

Actinopteri - Tetraodontiformes

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Balistoidei Kumar and Loyal
2012Balistoidei Fierstine et al. p. 163
2013Balistoidei Betancur-R. et al.
2014Balistoidei Bannikov p. 30
2019Balistoidei Ebersole et al. p. 180

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
RankNameAuthor
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Euacanthomorphacea
Percomorphaceae
Percomorpharia
orderTetraodontiformesBerg 1940
suborderBalistoidei
suborderBalistoidei

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 21:45:45
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:45:45
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Cenomanian to the top of the Holocene or 100.50000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 89.3 Ma

Collections (40 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Cenomanian - Early/Lower Turonian100.5 - 89.3Morocco (Souss-Massa-Draa) Eotrigonodon tabroumiti (87164)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0India (Andhra Pradesh) Eotrigonodon sp. (122240)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0India (Maharashtra) Eotrigonodon wardhaensis (60397)
Paleocene - Eocene66.0 - 33.9Mali Eotrigonodon jonesi (202362)
Late/Upper Paleocene - Early/Lower Eocene58.7 - 48.6Saudi Arabia Eotrigonodon sp. (37182)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Saudi Arabia (Ash Sharqiyah) Eotrigonodon serratus (42459)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8India (Himachal Pradesh) Kankatodus cappettai, Eotrigonodon indicus (31267)
Eocene56.0 - 33.9Pakistan Eotrigonodon serratus (79971)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6India (Andhra Pradesh) Eotrigonodon jonesi (46388)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3India Ancistrodon sp. (94595)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) Eotrigonodon serratus (41888 41989 41992 41994 41996 41998)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4Russian Federation (Adygeia) Oligobalistes robustus (105572)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Costa Rica Balistes sp. (187875)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Indonesia (Maros) Balistes sp. (187654)
Aquitanian - Langhian23.03 - 13.82USA (North Carolina) Aluterus sp. (48887)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Spain (Mallorca) Balistes lerichei (155253)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82Mexico (Baja California) Balistidae indet. (52183)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82USA (Virginia) Aluterus sp. (57700)
Badenian13.65 - 12.7Poland Balistes sp. (162017)
Badenian13.65 - 12.7Czech Republic (Mikulov) Balistes muensteri (161993)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Venezuela Balistes sp. (200110)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Peru Balistidae indet. (13079)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Algeria Balistes procapriscus (186582)
Messinian - Piacenzian7.246 - 2.588Australia (South Australia) Monacanthidae indet. (50343)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6USA (Florida) Balistes sp. (46369)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6South Africa Balistidae indet. (100313)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6USA (North Carolina) Aluterus sp. (52582)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Greece (Crete) Frigocanthus stroppanobili (207302)
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Greece (Crete) Monacanthidae indet. (207303)
Piacenzian - Gelasian3.6 - 1.806Italy Monacanthidae indet. (57058)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (Florida) Balistes sp. (20400)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (South Carolina) Aluterus sp. (188304)
Late/Upper Pleistocene (interglacial)0.126 - 0.0117USA (Georgia) Balistes sp. (20604)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0Marshall Islands Balistidae indet. (194995 194999)