Pycnodontidae Agassiz, 1835

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  • Title: Pycnodontidae Agassiz, 1835
  • State province: El Rachidia Province
  • Scientific name authorship: Agassiz, 1835
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Pycnodontiformes
  • Locality: near Goulmima
  • 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: Turonian
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Identified by: Master - Miss Emma L. Bernard; Natural History Museum; Department of Palaeontology; b.1984; Bernard
  • Higher geography: Africa; Morocco; El Rachidia Province; near Goulmima
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Actinopterygii; Pycnodontiformes; Pycnodontoidei; Pycnodontidae
  • Family: Pycnodontidae
  • 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: Turonian
  • Country: Morocco
  • Continent: Africa
  • Class: Actinopterygii