Cestracion canaliculatus infraphylum Gnathostomata Egerton, 1850

The Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum
London, United Kingdom


  • Title: Cestracion canaliculatus infraphylum Gnathostomata Egerton, 1850
  • Type status: Holotype
  • Specific epithet: canaliculatus
  • Scientific name authorship: Egerton, 1850
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Heterodontiformes
  • Locality: Southram Pit
  • Latest period or highest system: Cretaceous
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Latest epoch or Highest series: Late Cretaceous
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Higher geography: Europe; UK; Sussex; Lewes; Southram Pit
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Chondrichthyes; Heterodontiformes; Heterodontidae
  • Group: Chalk Group
  • Genus: Cestracion
  • Formation: Upper Chalk Formation
  • Family: Heterodontidae
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Cretaceous
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Late Cretaceous
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Country: UK
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Chondrichthyes

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