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Cheirodopsis

Taxonomy
Cheirodopsis was named by Traquair (1881) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Actinopterygii by Woodward (1891); and to Palaeonisciformes by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Cheirodopsis Traquair
1891Cheirodopsis Woodward p. 540
2002Cheirodopsis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
genusCheirodopsisTraquair 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 mobilec
Created: 2004-08-17 14:52:40
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:50:42
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum
Reference: Carroll 1988

Age range: Arundian or 345.00000 to 342.80000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Arundian345.0 - 342.8United Kingdom (Scotland) C. geikei (90682)