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Enchodus gladiolus

Actinopteri - Salmoniformes - Enchodontidae

Taxonomy
Enchodus gladiolus was named by Cope (1872). It is a 3D body fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Enchodus gladiolus Cope
1902Enchodus gladiolus Hay p. 389
2006Enchodus gladiolus Shimada et al. p. 26

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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)
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
superorderProtacanthopterygii
orderSalmoniformesBleeker 1859
suborderMyctophoidei
familyEnchodontidaeWoodward 1901
genusEnchodus
speciesgladiolusCope 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: carnivoref
Created: 2009-07-20 21:10:46
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:10:46
Source: f = family, 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 Campanian or 99.60000 to 70.60000 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Colorado) Enchodus gladiolus (132505)
Middle Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Canada (Saskatchewan) Enchodus gladiolus (22731)
Middle Cenomanian - Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Colorado) Enchodus gladiolus (35429)
Middle Turonian93.5 - 89.3USA (Kansas) Enchodus gladiolus (35365)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (New Jersey) Enchodus gladiolus (88610)
Maastrichtian - Paleocene72.1 - 56.0USA (Arkansas) Enchodus gladiolus (145187)