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Acanthodiformes

Acanthodii - Acanthodiformes

Taxonomy
Acanthodiformes was named by Berg (1940). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Acanthodii by Carroll (1988), Dineley and Metcalf (1999) and Long (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Acanthodiformes Berg
1988Acanthodiformes Carroll
1999Acanthodiformes Dineley and Metcalf p. 11
2011Acanthodiformes Long p. 242

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Teleostomi(Bonaparte 1836)
classAcanthodiiOwen 1846
orderAcanthodiformesBerg 1940
orderAcanthodiformesBerg 1940

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