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Myliobatoidea

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes

Taxonomy
Myliobatoidea was named as a superfamily.

It was reranked as the suborder Myliobatoidea by Thurmond and Jones (1981).

It was assigned to Batoidea by Jonet (1968), Thurmond and Jones (1981) and Kumar and Loyal (1987); and to Myliobatiformes by Cappetta (1987), Kriwet (2005) and Kriwet et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Myliobatoidea Jonet p. 247
1981Myliobatoidea Thurmond and Jones p. 72
1987Myliobatoidea Cappetta p. 170
1987Myliobatoidea Kumar and Loyal p. 67
2005Myliobatoidea Kriwet
2007Myliobatoidea Kriwet et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderMyliobatiformesCompagno 1973
superfamilyMyliobatoidea
superfamilyMyliobatoidea

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