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Squalicorax falcatus

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Anacoracidae

Taxonomy
Corax falcatus was named by Agassiz (1843).

It was recombined as Squalicorax falcatus by Applegate (1970), Herman (1975), Thurmond and Jones (1981) and Forey et al. (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Corax falcatus Agassiz p. 226 figs. Plate 26, Fig. 14
1889Corax falcatus Woodward p. 424
1896Corax falcatus Alessandri p. 722
1902Corax falcatus Hay p. 309
1970Squalicorax falcatus Applegate p. 393
1975Squalicorax falcatus Herman p. 105
1981Squalicorax falcatus Thurmond and Jones p. 57
2003Squalicorax falcatus Forey et al. p. 227

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderLamniformesBerg 1958
familyAnacoracidaeCasier 1947
genusSqualicoraxWhitley 1939
speciesfalcatus()

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