Frigoichthys

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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
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Eupercaria
Ordo: Perciformes
Subordo: Percoidei
Genus: †Frigoichthys
Species: †F. margaritae

Name[edit]

Frigoichthys Bannikov, 2004

Etymology: Named in honour of Dr. Margherita Sorbini Frigo, geologist, paleoichthyologist, and widow of the outstanding Italian paleoichthyologist Dr. Lorenzo Sorbini, with whom she collaborated in studying the percifomrs of Bolca, and ichthys, the Greek word for fish.

References[edit]

  • Bannikov, A. F., 2004: Fishes from the Eocene of Bolca, northern Italy, previously classified with the Chaetodontidae (Perciformes). Studi e Ricerche sui Giacimenti Terziari di Bolca, 13: 55–74. PDF