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Cochliodontiformes

Chondrichthyes - Cochliodontiformes

Taxonomy
Cochliodontiformes was named by Obruchev (1953). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Holocephalimorpha by Nelson (2006); and to Holocephalomorpha by Goto and Okura (2004) and Long (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Cochliodontiformes Obruchev
2004Cochliodontiformes Goto and Okura p. 221
2006Cochliodontiformes Nelson p. 44
2011Cochliodontiformes Long p. 242

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
superorderHolocephalomorphaLund 1986
orderCochliodontiformesObruchev 1953
orderCochliodontiformesObruchev 1953

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