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Limnopus

Taxonomy
Limnopus was named by Marsh (1894). It is not extant. It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type is Limnopus vagus.

It was assigned to Amphibia by Ptaszyński and Niedźwiedzki (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Limnopus Marsh
2004Limnopus Ptaszyński and Niedźwiedzki

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Amphibia()
genusLimnopusMarsh 1894

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: brackish, freshwater, terrestrialuc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Dispersal: waterc
Created: 2005-03-06 14:47:58
Modified: 2005-03-06 16:47:58
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Uhen 2004, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Pennsylvanian to the top of the Olenekian or 306.95000 to 247.20000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Pennsylvanian306.95 - 298.9USA (West Virginia) L. glenshawensis (124698)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17Niger (Agadez) L. sp. (199774)
Induan - Olenekian252.17 - 247.2Poland (Swietokrzyskie) L. zeilleri (197230)