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Plectrodus

Taxonomy
Plectrodus was named by Agassiz in Murchison (1839).

It was assigned to Gnathostomata by Dineley and Metcalfe (1999).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Plectrodus Agassiz in Murchison
1999Plectrodus Dineley and Metcalfe

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
genusPlectrodusAgassiz in Murchison 1839

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