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Mesturidae

Actinopteri - Pycnodontiformes - Mesturidae

Taxonomy
Mesturidae was named by Nursall (1996).

It was assigned to Gyrodontoidei by Nursall (1996); and to Pycnodontiformes by Delsate et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Mesturidae Nursall
2002Mesturidae Delsate et al. p. 33

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
orderPycnodontiformesBerg 1937
suborderGyrodontoidei
familyMesturidaeNursall 1996
familyMesturidaeNursall 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