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Cynopodius

Chondrichthyes -

Taxonomy
Cynopodius was named by Traquair (1881) [Sepkoski's age data: C l]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Edestidae by Jordan (1963); to Petalodontida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Euchondrocephali by Ginter et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Cynopodius Traquair
1963Cynopodius Jordan p. 596
2002Cynopodius Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Cynopodius Ginter et al. p. 150

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
genusCynopodiusTraquair 1881

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 06:36:22
Modified: 2009-07-21 08:36:22
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2017, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Asbian or 339.40000 to 336.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Asbian339.4 - 336.0USA (Iowa) C. sp. (68318)