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Hemiscyllium ocellatus

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes - Hemiscylliidae

Taxonomy
Squalus ocellatus was named by Bonaterre (1788). It is the type species of Hemiscyllium.

It was recombined as Hemiscyllium ocellatus by Smith (1837) and Kriwet et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1788Squalus ocellatus Bonaterre
1837Hemiscyllium ocellatus Smith
2007Hemiscyllium ocellatus Kriwet et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderOrectolobiformesApplegate 1972
familyHemiscylliidaeGill 1862
genusHemiscylliumSmith 1837
speciesocellatus(Bonaterre 1788)

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