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Edaphodon laminosus

Chondrichthyes - Chimaeriformes - Callorhinchidae

Taxonomy
Edaphodon laminosus was named by Newton (1878). Its type specimen is BMNH 47182, a tooth, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Edaphodon laminosus Newton
1891Edaphodon laminosus Woodward p. 83

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
RankNameAuthor
superorderHolocephalomorphaLund 1986
orderChimaeriformesObruchev 1953
suborderChimaeroidei
superfamilyCallorhinchoidea
familyCallorhinchidaeGarman 1901
subfamilyEdaphodontinaeStahl 1999
genusEdaphodonBuckland 1838
specieslaminosusNewton 1878

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: nektobenthico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-21 06:54:26
Modified: 2009-07-21 08:54:26
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2017, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009
Collections
No collection or age range data are available