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Nebrius thielensis

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes - Ginglymostomatidae

Taxonomy
Plicodus thielensis was named by Winkler (1874).

It was recombined as Nebrius thielensis by Case et al. (2015) and Ebersole et al. (2019).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1874Plicodus thielensis Winkler
2015Nebrius thielensis Case et al. p. 1124
2019Nebrius thielensis Ebersole et al. p. 23

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
superorderGaleomorphiiCompagno 1973
orderOrectolobiformesApplegate 1972
suborderOrectoloboideiApplegate 1974
superfamilyHemiscyllioideaNaylor 2012
familyGinglymostomatidaeGill 1862
genusNebriusRüppell 1837
speciesthielensis(Winkler 1874)

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: nektobenthico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-21 07:07:32
Modified: 2009-07-21 09:07:32
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2020, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Ypresian to the top of the Lutetian or 56.00000 to 41.30000 Ma

Collections (5 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8USA (Mississippi) Nebrius thielensis (62872)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8USA (South Carolina) Nebrius thielensis (203258)
Wasatchian55.8 - 50.3USA (Virginia) Nebrius thielensis (15595)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6USA (Mississippi) Nebrius thielensis (62890)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3USA (Alabama) Nebrius thielensis (13346)