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Rhineastes

Actinopteri - Siluriformes - Siluridae

Taxonomy
Rhineastes was named by Cope (1872). Its type is Rhineastes peltatus.

It was assigned to Nematognathi by Cope (1891); and to Siluridae by Lambe (1908).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Rhineastes Cope p. 486
1891Rhineastes Cope p. 2
1908Rhineastes Lambe

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Otomorpha
Ostariophysi(Jordan and Evermann 1896)
Otophysa
superorderCharaciphysae
orderSiluriformes
suborderSiluroidei
familySiluridae
genusRhineastes

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