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Osteolepididae

Osteolepidida - Osteolepididae

Discussion

NOT Cope 1889

Taxonomy
Osteolepididae was named by Cope (1887).

It was assigned to Taxistia by Cope (1887); and to Osteolepidida by Otto (1999).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1861Glyptodipterini Huxley p. 11
1887Osteolepididae Cope p. 1018
1999Osteolepididae Otto p. 124

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
infraclassRhipidistia()
orderOsteolepididaBoulenger 1901
familyOsteolepididae
familyOsteolepididae

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