Eukaia

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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Classis: †Placodermi
Ordo: †Arthrodiriformes
Subordo: †Actinolepidoidei
Genus: †Eukaia
Species: †E. elongata

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Eukaia Mark-Kurik, 2013

Etymology: From the first syllables of the given name and surname of Eugenia P. Kasperkevich, and the Latin suffix -ia, denoting pertaining to. She was the geologist who discovered this unique fish specimen.

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