Capassoichthys alfonsoi

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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis/Superclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohort: Osteoglossocephala
Cohort/Superordo: Osteoglossomorpha
Ordo: †Ichthyodectiformes
Familia: †Ichthyodectidae
Genus: †Capassoichthys
Species: †Capassoichthys alfonsoi

Name[edit]

Capassoichthys alfonsoi Taverne, 2015

  • Holotype: MAUS 86.856.
  • Paratypes: MAUS 86.884.

Type locality: Limestone formation of Altamura, limited to Campanian and Maastrichthien, Manduria (north of Nardo), province of Taranto, Puglia, Southern Italy.

Etymology: The name of the new species is dedicated to Mr. Giuseppe Alfonso who discovered two specimens at Manduria.

References[edit]

  • Taverne, L. 2015. Les poissons crétacés de Nardò. 38° Capassoichthys alfonsoi gen. et sp. nov. (Teleostei, Ichthyodectidae). Bollettino del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Verona 39: 35–46.PDFReference page