FHSM VP-15628
Bythiacanthus (St. John and Worthen, 1875)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Bythiacanthus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Chondrichthyes
Author
St. John and Worthen
Order
Ctenacanthiformes
Year
1875
Family
Ctenacanthidae
Collected by
Hamm, S.A.
Date Collected
2004-03-01
Identified By
Hamm, S.A.
Date Identified
2004-05-04
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
fin spine,

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Montgomery
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Marmaton
Formation
Altamont
Member
Lake Neosho
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Paleozoic
Latest Era
Paleozoic
Earliest Period
Carboniferous
Latest Period
Carboniferous
Earliest Epoch
Pennsylvanian
Latest Epoch
Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age
Desmoinesian
Latest Age
Desmoinesian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone

Publications (1 of 1)

Hamm, S.A., Cicimurri, D.J.. 2005. Middle Pennsylvanian (Desmoinesian) chondrichthyans from the Lake Neosho Shale member of the Altamont Limestone in Montgomery County, Kansas. Paludicola, 5:65-76