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Squalea

Chondrichthyes -

Taxonomy
Squalea was named by Shirai (1996).

It was reranked as the unranked clade Squalea by Kriwet (2005).

It was assigned to Neoselachii by Delsate et al. (2002), Delsate (2003) and Underwood and Ward (2004); to Neoselachii by Kriwet (2005); and to Elasmobranchii by Carnevale (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Squalea Shirai
2002Squalea Delsate et al. p. 12
2003Squalea Delsate p. 9
2004Squalea Underwood and Ward p. 474
2005Squalea Kriwet
2007Squalea Carnevale p. 6

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
superorderSqualeaShirai 1996
superorderSqualeaShirai 1996

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