Agoultichthys chattertoni

Taxonavigation: Neopterygii 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii

Infraclassis: Holostei
Division: Ginglymodi
Ordo: †Semionotiformes
Familia: †Macrosemiidae
Genus: †Agoultichthys
Species: †Agoultichthys chattertoni

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Agoultichthys chattertoni Murray & Wilson, 2009

  • Holotype: UALVP 47133; a complete, articulated fish.

Type locality and horizon: Northwestern margin of Kem-Kem Plateau near Agoult, southeastern Morocco. Probably early Turonian, possibly late Cenomanian.

Etymology: The specific epithet honours Dr. Brian D.E. Chatterton.

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