Tomognathus mordax Dixon F., 1850

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  • Title: Tomognathus mordax Dixon F., 1850
  • State province: England
  • Specific epithet: mordax
  • Scientific name authorship: Dixon F., 1850
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Amiiformes
  • Locality: Southeram
  • 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: Cenomanian
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Higher geography: Europe; United Kingdom; England; East Sussex; Lewes
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Osteichthyes; Neopterygii; Amiiformes
  • Group: Chalk Group
  • Genus: Tomognathus
  • Formation: Lower Chalk Formation
  • 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: Cenomanian
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Osteichthyes