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Euselachiformes

Chondrichthyes -

Taxonomy
Euselachiformes was named by Maisey (1975). It is extant.

It was assigned to Elasmobranchii by Case (1978) and Case and Schwimmer (1988).

Subtaxa
Sister taxa
Batoidei

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Euselachiformes Maisey
1978Euselachiformes Case p. 180
1988Euselachiformes Case and Schwimmer p. 294

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
EuselachiformesMaisey 1975
EuselachiformesMaisey 1975

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