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Dipnoiformes

Dipnoiformes

Taxonomy
Dipnoiformes was named by Cloutier (1990). It is extant.

It was reranked as the order Dipnoiformes by Long (2011) and Krupina and Prisyazhnaya (2014).

It was assigned to Sarcopterygii by Schultze (1993); to Sarcopterygii by Dineley and Metcalf (1999); to Sarcopterygii by Young and Schultze (2005); to Dipterimorpha by Long (2011); and to Dipnoi by Krupina and Prisyazhnaya (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Dipnoiformes Cloutier
1993Dipnoiformes Schultze
1999Dipnoiformes Dineley and Metcalf p. 11
2005Dipnoiformes Young and Schultze
2011Dipnoiformes Long p. 244
2014Dipnoiformes Krupina and Prisyazhnaya

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnoiMüller 1884
orderDipnoiformes(Cloutier 1990)
orderDipnoiformes(Cloutier 1990)

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