Birkeniiformes

Birkeniiformes (Birkeniida or Birkeniids) is an extinct order of jawless fish belonging to the class Anaspida.

Birkeniiformes
Temporal range: 443.4–423 Ma
Pterygolepis nitida.jpg
Reconstruction of the anaspid agnathan Pterygolepis nitida, of Late Silurian Europe
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Anaspida
Order: Birkeniiformes
Berg, 1940
Families
Synonyms
  • Anaspidiformes
  • Birkeniida Berg 1937
  • Lasaniiformes Berg 1940
  • Lasaniida
  • Lasanioidei Fowler 1947
  • Barycnemata
  • Oligocnemata

SubtaxaEdit

A newer taxonomy based on the work of Mikko's Phylogeny Archive,[1] Nelson, Grande and Wilson 2016[2] and van der Laan 2018.[3][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Haaramo, Mikko (2003). "†Anaspida – anaspids". In Mikko's Phylogeny Archive. Retrieved November 25, 2018.
  2. ^ Nelson, Joseph S.; Grande, Terry C.; Wilson, Mark V. H. (2016). Fishes of the World (5th ed.). John Wiley & Sons. ISBN 9781118342336.
  3. ^ van der Laan, Richard (2018). "Family-group names of fossil fishes". {{cite journal}}: Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  4. ^ "Tremataspididae". mayatan.web.fc2.com. Retrieved 2018-12-27.
  • System der rezenten und fossilen Fischartigen und Fische. LS Berg, 1958

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