Fossil group: Acanthodii
Genus Diplacanthus Agassiz, 1844

Taxon ID: 1663 | 2012-03-01 / 2016-05-10
Belongs to: Diplacanthidae
Sister taxa: Ptychodictyon | Rhadinacanthus
Contains: Diplacanthus carinatus | Diplacanthus crassisimus | Diplacanthus gravis | Diplacanthus kleesmentae | Diplacanthus poltnigi | Diplacanthus solidus | Diplacanthus tenuistriatus
Stratigraphic range: Middle Devonian
Baltoscandian species (in database): 7

Selection of related publications

  • Pinakhina & Märss, 2018. The Middle Devonian acanthodian assemblage of the Karksi outcrop in Estonia [DOI]
  • Burrow et al., 2016. The diplacanthid fishes (Acanthodii, Diplacanthiformes, Diplacanthidae) from the Middle Devonian of Scotland [DOI]
  • Märss et al., 2008. Karksilepis parva gen. et sp. nov. (Chondrichthyes) from the Burtnieki Regional Stage, Middle Devonian of Estonia [DOI]
  • Kleesment et al., 2006a. Devonian in Estonia
  • Niit, 2004. Applicability of microfossils of the Burtnieki Stage in stratigraphy
  • Valiukevičius, 1988. New Middle Devonian acanthodians of Baltics and Belarus
  • Valiukevičius & Karatajūtė-Talimaa, 1986. Complex scales acanthodii from the base of the Middle Devonian Baltic States and Belarus

Taxon occurrences on map


Identifications of taxon in collection specimens

Taxon images

, GIT 730-3
GIT 730-3
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, GIT 730-2
GIT 730-2
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, GIT 730-1
GIT 730-1
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, GIT 730-19
GIT 730-19
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, GIT 730-19
GIT 730-19
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Diplacanthus crassisimus, TUG 1716-12
TUG 1716-12 Diplacanthus crassisimus
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