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Acipenser eruciferus

Actinopteri - Acipenseriformes - Acipenseridae

Taxonomy
Ceratodus eruciferus was named by Cope (1876).

It was recombined as Rhineastes eruciferus by Lambe (1902); it was recombined as Acipenser eruciferus by Estes (1964).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Ceratodus hieroglyphus Cope
1876Ceratodus eruciferus Cope p. 259
1876Ceratodus hieroglyphus Cope p. 260
1902Rhineastes eruciferus Lambe p. 29
1964Acipenser eruciferus Estes p. 20 figs. 10-11

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassChondrostei(Müller 1844)
orderAcipenseriformesBerg 1940
familyAcipenseridaeBonaparte 1831
subfamilyAcipenserinaeBonaparte 1838
tribeAcipenserini
genusAcipenser
specieseruciferus()

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