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Galeiformes (disused)

Chondrichthyes - Galeiformes

Taxonomy
Galeiformes is an order. It is extant.

It was assigned to Selachii by Applegate (1970); and to Elasmobranchii by Case (1981).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Galeiformes Applegate p. 393
1981Galeiformes Case p. 56

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

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