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Ictalurus

Actinopteri - Siluriformes - Ictaluridae

Taxonomy
Ictalurus was named by Rafinesque (1820). It is extant.

It was assigned to Ictaluridae by Estes and Tihen (1964), Wilson (1967), May (2019) and Carnevale and Godfrey (2118).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1820Ictalurus Rafinesque
1964Ictalurus Estes and Tihen p. 455
1967Ictalurus Wilson p. 202
2019Ictalurus May
2118Ictalurus Carnevale and Godfrey p. 167

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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
familyIctaluridaeGill 1861
genusIctalurusRafinesque 1820

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