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Protaulopsis

Taxonomy
Protaulopsis was named by Woodward (1901) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Actinopterygii by Woodward (1901); to Gasterosteiformes by Sepkoski (2002); to Acanthopterygii by Bannikov (2014); and to Acanthomorpha by Carnevale et al. (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Protaulopsis Woodward
2002Protaulopsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2014Protaulopsis Bannikov p. 30
2014Protoaulopsis Carnevale et al. p. 45

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
genusProtaulopsis

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: Ypresian or 56.00000 to 47.80000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Italy P. bolcensis (94830)