Tetragonolepis discus Egerton, 1853

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  • Title: Tetragonolepis discus Egerton, 1853
  • Verbatim longitude: 001 44 10.067 W
  • Verbatim latitude: 52 01 48.77 N
  • Type status: Lectotype
  • State province: England
  • Specific epithet: discus
  • Scientific name authorship: Egerton, 1853
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Semionotiformes
  • Locality: Clay pit of Blockley Brick Ltd. (North Cot Brick and Tile Company), 2.6km northeast of Blockley, on
  • Latest period or highest system: Jurassic
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Latest epoch or Highest series: Early Jurassic
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Latest age or Highest age: Toarcian
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Higher geography: Europe; United Kingdom; England; Gloucestershire
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Osteichthyes; Neopterygii; Semionotiformes; Semionotidae
  • Genus: Tetragonolepis
  • Family: Semionotidae
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Jurassic
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Early Jurassic
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Earliest age or Lowestst age: Toarcian
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Osteichthyes