FHSM VP-2161
Paraliodesmus guadagnii (Dunkle, D.H., 1969)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Paraliodesmus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
guadagnii
Class
Actinopterygii
Author
Dunkle, D.H.
Order
Pachycormiformes
Year
1969
Family
Pachycormidae
Collected by
Walker, M.V.
Date Collected
Identified By
Stewart, J.D.
Date Identified
1981-07-01
Type
Number of Pieces
Description
Skeleton; Partial Skeleton, skeletons on inoceramid shell

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Rooks
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Colorado
Formation
Niobrara
Member
Smoky Hill
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Mesozoic
Latest Era
Mesozoic
Earliest Period
Cretaceous
Latest Period
Cretaceous
Earliest Epoch
Upper
Latest Epoch
Upper
Earliest Age
Santonian
Latest Age
Santonian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone

Publications (2 of 2)

Bardack, D., 1976. Paracanthopterygian and acanthopterygian fishes from the Upper Cretaceous of Kansas. Fieldiana Geology, 33:335-374
Shimada, K., 2006. Annotated checklist of fossil fishes from the Smoky Hill Chalk of the Niobrara Chalk (Upper Cretaceous) in Kansas. , 35:193-213