Lepisosteidae (Knochenhechte)

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Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Stamm: Chordata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Vertebrata  ⇒ Infrastamm: Gnathostomata  ⇒ Superklasse: Pisces  ⇒ Klasse: Osteichthyes  ⇒ Unterklasse: Actinopterygii  ⇒ Superdivision: Neopterygii  ⇒ Ordnung: Lepisosteiformes

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

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Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Peng et al., 2001

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On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 4)

Taxonomic assignment (32)

Occurrences (4)

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References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • S. R. May, 2019 - The Lapara Creek Fauna: Early Clarendonian of south Texas, USA - Palaeontologia Electronica (), 1-129 (journal article, English)
  • K. M. Cantalice, 2019 - The paleoichthyofauna housed in the Colección Nacional de Paleontología of Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México - Zoosystematics and Evolution (95), 429-452 (journal article, English)
  • A. López-Arbarello, 2012 - Phylogenetic interrelationships of ginglymodian fishes (Actinopterygii: Neopterygii) - PLoS ONE (7), e3937- (journal article, English)
  • R. W. Purdy, 2001 - The Neogene sharks, rays, and bony fishes from Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina - Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology (90), 71-202 (journal article, English)
  • L. Cavin, 2001 - A new Lepisosteidae (Actinopterygii: Ginglymodi) from the Cretaceous of the Kem Kem beds, southern Morocco - Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (172), 661-670 (journal article, English)
  • J. Peng, 2001 - Vertebrate microsite assemblages (exclusive of mammals) from the Foremost and Oldman Formations of the Judith River Group (Campanian) of southeastern Alberta: an illustrated guide - Provincial Museum of Alberta, Natural History Occasional Paper (25), 1-54 (journal article, English)
  • R. Estes, 1976 - Middle Paleocene lower vertebrates from the Tongue River Formation, southeastern Montana - Journal of Paleontology (50), 500-520 (journal article, English)
  • W. F. Rapp, 1946 - Check list of the fossil fishes of New Jersey - Journal of Paleontology (20), 510-513 (journal article, English)
  • L. M. Lambe, 1908 - The Vertebrata of the Oligocene of the Cypress Hills, Saskatchewan - Contributions to Canadian Palaeontology (3), 1-65 (serial monograph, English)
  • O. P. Hay, 1902 - - Bibliography and Catalogue of the Fossil Vertebrata of North America. Bulletin of the United States Geological Survey (179), 1-868 (serial monograph, English)
  • J. Leidy, 1873 - Notice of remains of fishes in the Bridger Tertiary formation of Wyoming - Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (25), 97-99 (journal article, English)
  • J. Leidy, 1873 - Part I. Contributions to the extinct vertebrate fauna of the western territories - Report of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories (1), 1-358 (serial monograph, English)
  • O. C. Marsh, 1871 - A communication on some new reptiles and fishes from the Cretaceous and Tertiary formations - Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1871), 103-105 (journal article, English)
  • J. Leidy, 1860 - Description of Vertebrate Fossils - Post-Pleiocene Fossils of South-Carolina (), 99-122 (book/book chapter, English)
  • J. Leidy, 1856 - Notices of remains of extinct reptiles and fishes, discovered by Dr. F. V. Hayden in the bad lands of the Judith River, Nebraska Territory - Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (8), 72-73 (journal article, English)
  • L. Agassiz, 1843 - - Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome I (livr. 18). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel (), xxxii-188 (book, English)
  • C. Linnaeus, 1758 - - Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima (1), 1-824 (book, other)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) QxBPWmLeHEyE41Yrt8PHdg
GUID (Global unique identifier) 5A4F1043-DE62-4C1C-84E3-562BB7C3C776
Database ID 2101