Hoplopteryx lewesiensis (Mantell, 1822)

The Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum
London, United Kingdom

  • Title: Hoplopteryx lewesiensis (Mantell, 1822)
  • State province: England
  • Specific epithet: lewesiensis
  • Scientific name authorship: (Mantell, 1822)
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Beryciformes
  • Lowest biostrati graphic zone: Uintacrinus socialis Zone
  • Locality: Shalford 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
  • Latest age or Highest age: Santonian
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Higher geography: Europe; United Kingdom; England; Surrey; Guildford
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Osteichthyes; Beryciformes; Trachichthyidae
  • Group: Chalk Group
  • Genus: Hoplopteryx
  • Formation: Upper Chalk Formation
  • Family: Trachichthyidae
  • 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
  • Earliest age or Lowestst age: Santonian
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Osteichthyes