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Diabolepis

Taxonomy
Diabolepis was named by Chang and Yu (1984) [Sepkoski's age data: D Gedi Sepkoski's reference number: 1066].

It was assigned to Diabolepididae by Schultze (1993); to Dipteriformes by Sepkoski (2002); and to Dipnotetrapodomorpha by Long (2011).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1856Diabolichthys Holmes
1963Diabolichthys Jordan p. 605
1984Diabolepis Chang and Yu
1993Diabolepis Schultze
2002Diabolepis Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Diabolepis Long p. 244

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
genusDiabolepisChang and Yu 1984

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available