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Albuliformes (bonefish)

Actinopteri - Albuliformes

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Albuliformes Greenwood et al.
1993Albuliformes Nolf and Dockery p. 25
2003Albuliformes Forey et al. p. 228
2006Albuliformes Nelson
2011Albuliformes Long p. 242
2012Albuliformes Fierstine et al. p. 13
2013Albuliformes Betancur-R. et al.
2019Albuliformes Ebersole et al. p. 161

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Elopocephalai
Elopocephala
Elopomorpha()
orderAlbuliformesGreenwood et al. 1966
orderAlbuliformesGreenwood et al. 1966

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

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Early/Lower Albian to the top of the Zanclean or 112.03000 to 3.60000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 109.0 Ma

Collections (127 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0USA (Texas) Deltaichthys albuloides (134382)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0France (Lyon) Baugeichthys caeruleus (133597)
Early/Lower Albian112.03 - 109.0USA (Texas) Albulidae indet. (31172)
Middle Albian109.0 - 105.3Italy (Salerno) Prochanos rectifrons (127349)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Lebanon Lebonichthys namourensis (124426)
Late/Upper Cretaceous100.5 - 66.0USA (Delaware) Apsopelix anglicus (125956)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Uzbekistan (Karakalpakstan) Cretalbula hammada (58490)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Uzbekistan (Navoi) Cretalbula hammada (64684 64685)
Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Colorado) Albulidae indet. (132505)
Middle Cenomanian - Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Spain (Asturias) Coriops sp. (98396)
Middle Cenomanian - Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Colorado) Albulidae indet. (35429)
Middle Turonian93.5 - 89.3USA (Kansas) Albulidae indet. (35365)
Middle Turonian - Late/Upper Turonian93.5 - 89.3Uzbekistan (Navoi) Albula lapidosa (58168 58179)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Kansas) Apsopelix anglicus (94652)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Albula dunklei, Moorevillia hardi (81928)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Kansas) Anogmius polymicrodus (188488)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Albula dunklei (82047) Albula dunklei, Bananogmius polymicrodus (82054)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Canada (Alberta) Coriops amnicolus (45819 45821 45894)
Judithian83.5 - 70.6USA (Wyoming) Coriops amnicolus (14458)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Alberta) Coriops amnicolus (22695 22696 22697 22698 34302 34305 34307 34309 34310 34312 34315 34319 34320 34321 34322 45238 45261 45262 45264 45674 45822 45892 45893 45897 45898 45899 47793 47807 47811 47812 47814 47816) Coriops sp. (98674 98677)
Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Alberta) Coriops amnicolus (45240 45560 45561 45564 45565 45567 45670 45820 47794 47795 47809)
Middle Campanian - Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Saskatchewan) Coriops sp. (14494)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (Montana) Coriops amnicolus (13142 183109)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (Maryland) Albulidae indet. (83331) Albuloidei indet., Pterothrissidae indet. (127085)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Canada (Alberta) Coriops sp. (135740 135741 135743)
Lancian70.6 - 66.0USA (North Dakota) Coriops amnicolus (14620 14621)
Lancian70.6 - 66.0USA (Wyoming) Albulidae indet. (14519 14566)
Lancian70.6 - 66.0USA (South Dakota) Coriops amnicolus (14537 192251)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0India (Rajasthan) Albuloidei indet. (93028)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Wyoming) Albulidae indet. (14585)
Early/Lower Paleocene66.0 - 61.7Russian Federation (Volgograd) Albulidae indet. (38076)
Selandian61.6 - 59.2USA (Alabama) Pterothrissus sp., Albula bashiana, Albulidarum sp. (87817)
Selandian61.6 - 59.2Denmark Pteralbula conchaeformis (159792 159793 159794 159795)
Selandian - Thanetian61.6 - 56.0Ukraine Pterothrissus sp. (159509)
Thanetian59.2 - 56.0USA (Maryland) Albulidae indet. (124191)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Kazakhstan (Chimkent) Albulidae indet. (48888)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Brazil (Pernambuco) Farinichthys gigas (49305)
Late/Upper Paleocene - Early/Lower Eocene58.7 - 48.6Peru (Puno) Albulidae indet. (132938)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8USA (Texas) Pterothrissus truncatus (84337)
Wasatchian55.8 - 50.3USA (Virginia) Albula eppsi (15595)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6USA (Mississippi) Albula eppsi (164192)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2United Kingdom (England) Pterothrissus bartonensis (3265)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3USA (Alabama) Albula sp. (13346)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3USA (California) Albulidae indet. (200654)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Germany (Lower Saxony,) Pterothrissus umbonatus (188954)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) Pterothrissus cristatus (41996 41998) Pterothrissus protensis (41992)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Mississippi) Albula sp. (61249)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0United Kingdom (England) Otolithus umbonatus (42636)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Louisiana) Albula sp. (75638)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4Oman (Dhofar) Albulidae indet. (175334)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Belgium Pterothrissus umbonatus (188930)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Japan (Saga) Pterothrissus sp. (204551)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Germany Pterothrissus umbonatus (46096 95898)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Germany (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) Pterothrissus robustus, Pterothrissus umbonatus (32012)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Australia (Victoria) Pterothrissus pervetustus (48647)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Hungary Pterothrissus umbonatus (184477)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03USA (South Carolina) Albulidae indet. (97550)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Japan (Aichi) Pterothrissus sp. (161449)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82USA (Virginia) Albula sp. (79793 187324)
Serravallian13.82 - 11.62USA (Virginia) Albula sp. (126605)
Serravallian13.82 - 11.62Kazakhstan Pterothrissus sp. (174760)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Italy Pterothrissus umbonatus (178120)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246USA (Virginia) Albula sp. (152251)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6USA (North Carolina) Pterothrissus sp. (52582)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Jamaica Albula sp. (186673)