Dipterus valenciennesi

The Natural History Museum

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  • Title: Dipterus valenciennesi
  • State province: Scotland
  • Specific epithet: valenciennesi
  • Recorded by: Mr. Jack Saxon; Saxon
  • Order: Dipnoi
  • Locality: Weydale Quarry; Thurso
  • Latest period or highest system: Devonian
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Paleozoic
  • Latest epoch or Highest series: Middle Devonian
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Higher geography: Europe; British Isles; Scotland; Caithness; Weydale Quarry, Thurso
  • Higher classification: Sarcopterygii; Dipnoi
  • Group: Old Red Sandstone Supergroup, Middle Old Red Sandstone
  • Genus: Dipterus
  • Formation: Thurso Flagstones
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Devonian
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Paleozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Middle Devonian
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Country: British Isles
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Sarcopterygii