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Eotrigonodon

Actinopteri - Tetraodontiformes - Eotrigonodontidae

Taxonomy
Eotrigonodon was named by Weiler (1929) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani T Eo-m-l Sepkoski's reference number: 2,863]. Its type is Eotrigonodon wardhaensis. It is the type genus of Eotrigonodontidae.

It was assigned to Eotrigonodontidae by Tabaste (1963) and Kumar and Loyal (1987); and to Tetradontiformes by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1929Eotrigonodon Weiler
1963Eotrigonodon Tabaste p. 465
1987Eotrigonodon Kumar and Loyal p. 74
2002Eotrigonodon Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
suborderBalistoidei
familyEotrigonodontidaeWhite 1935
genusEotrigonodonWeiler 1929

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 Cenomanian to the top of the Lutetian or 100.50000 to 41.30000 Ma

Collections (15 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Cenomanian - Early/Lower Turonian100.5 - 89.3Morocco (Souss-Massa-Draa) E. tabroumiti (87164)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0India (Andhra Pradesh) E. sp. (122240)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0India (Maharashtra) E. wardhaensis (60397)
Paleocene - Eocene66.0 - 33.9Mali E. jonesi (202362)
Late/Upper Paleocene - Early/Lower Eocene58.7 - 48.6Saudi Arabia E. sp. (37182)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Saudi Arabia (Ash Sharqiyah) E. serratus (42459)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8India (Himachal Pradesh) E. indicus (31267)
Eocene56.0 - 33.9Pakistan E. serratus (79971)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6India (Andhra Pradesh) E. jonesi (46388)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) E. serratus (41888 41989 41992 41994 41996 41998)