† Protobalistidae


Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

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  ⇒ Teilklasse: Teleostei  ⇒ Ordnung: Tetraodontiformes

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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Lebenszeitraum in Million Jahren (Ma)

Start age: 47.8 Ma - End age: 41.3 Ma

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Motility: actively mobile
Environment: marine
Compositon of the remains:


Reference- and Source indication, Literature

Next lower taxonomy level

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 24)

Taxonomic assignment (6)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • A. F. Bannikov, 2014 - The systematic composition of the Eocene actinopterygian fish fauna from Monte Bolca, northern Italy, as known to date - Studi e ricerche sui giacimenti terziari di Bolca, XV - Miscellanea paleontologica (12), 23-34 (journal article, English)
  • G. Carnevale, 2014 - The Pesciara-Monte Postale Fossil-Lagerstätte: 2. Fishes and other vertebrates - Rendiconti della Società Paleontologica Italiana (4), 37-63 (journal article, English)
  • J. C. Tyler, 2002 - Review and reconstructions of the tetraodontiform fishes from the Eocene of Monte Bolca, Italy, with comments on related Tertiary taxa - Studi e Ricerche sui Giacimenti Terzari di Bolca. Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Verona (9), 47-119 (journal article, English)
  • J. J. Sepkoski, Jr., 2002 - A compendium of fossil marine animal genera - Bulletins of American Paleontology (363), 1-560 (serial monograph, English)
  • L. Agassiz, 1835 - - Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome IV (livr. 4). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel (), 33-52 (book, French)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) Fywa-_5gE0yLzG3jQ9hESg
GUID (Global unique identifier) FB1A2C17-60FE-4C13-8BCC-6DE343D8444A
Database ID 20362