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Diodon

Actinopteri - Tetraodontiformes - Diodontidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Diodon Linnaeus
1835Diodon Agassiz p. 38ff
1902Diodon Hay p. 408
1904Diodon Eastman p. 34
1924Diodon Chapman and Cudmore p. 146
1942Diodon Leriche p. 95
1969Diodon Deraniyagala p. 95
1981Diodon Thurmond and Jones p. 108
1987Diodon Kumar and Loyal p. 75
2002Diodon Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Diodon Vicens and Rodríguez-Perea p. 124

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
RankNameAuthor
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Euacanthomorphacea
Percomorphaceae
Percomorpharia
orderTetraodontiformesBerg 1940
suborderTetraodontoidei
familyDiodontidae
genusDiodonLinnaeus 1758

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: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-20 21:45:45
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:45:45
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Ypresian to the top of the Irvingtonian or 56.00000 to 0.30000 Ma

Collections (29 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8India (Gujarat) D. sp. (71438)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8India (Himachal Pradesh) D. sp. (31267)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Alabama) D. sp. (16848)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Mississippi) D. sp. (61249)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Louisiana) D. sp. (75638)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4France D. sp. (69805)
Whitneyan33.3 - 30.8USA (Florida) D. sp. (17341)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Australia (Victoria) D. formosus (174213)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97India (Gujarat) D. sp. (65798 87721)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Brazil D. ferreirai (112581)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Brazil (Para) D. ferreirai (65162 112591)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97India (Orissa) D. sp. (42842)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333USA (South Carolina) D. vetus (18506)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Sri Lanka D. sinhaleyus (13449 14149)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Italy D. sp. (70814)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Spain (Mallorca) D. vetus (155253)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82Australia (Victoria) D. formosus (46165)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Australia (Victoria) D. sp. (51397)
Tortonian - Zanclean11.62 - 3.6USA (Florida) D. circumflexus (18548)
Hemphillian10.3 - 4.9USA (Florida) D. sp. (18556)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333USA (Virginia) D. sp. (179732)
Messinian - Zanclean7.246 - 3.6Australia (Victoria) D. formosus (154112)
Messinian - Piacenzian7.246 - 2.588Australia (South Australia) D. formosus (50343)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6USA (Florida) D. sp. (46369)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6Libya D. sp. (136597)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (Florida) D. sp. (20400)