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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata (Haeckel 1847) / Fish
Subphylum: Vertebrata (Lamarck 1801)
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata (Gegenbaur 1874)
Class: Chondrichthyes (Huxley 1880)
Subclass: Holocephali (Bonaparte 1832)
Superorder: Holocephalomorpha (Lund 1986)
Order: Chimaeriformes (Obruchev 1953)
Suborder: Chimaeroidei
Superfamily: Chimaeroidea
Family: Chimaeridae
Genus: Chimaera (Linnaeus 1758)


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Dental Plate

Collection date

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Collection place

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United Kingdom > England > Dorset
image K0498
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