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Eurypholis

Actinopteri - Salmoniformes - Enchodontidae

Taxonomy
Eurypholis was named by Pictet (1850) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno-u K Turo Sepkoski's reference number: 915].

It was assigned to Enchodontidae by Woodward (1901); to Alepisauriformes by Sepkoski (2002); and to Eurypholidae by Forey et al. (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Eurypholis Pictet
1901Eurypholis Woodward p. 207
2002Eurypholis Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Eurypholis Forey et al. p. 229

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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
genusEurypholisPictet 1850

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 Early/Lower Cenomanian to the top of the Maastrichtian or 99.60000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Lebanon E. boissieri (124426)
Late/Upper Cretaceous100.5 - 66.0Japan (Matsuyama) E. japonicus (161436)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Uzbekistan (Navoi) E. sp. (58208)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Greece (Lamia) E. sp. (207615)