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Choanata

Taxonomy
Choanata was named by Säve-Söderbergh (1934). It is extant.

It was reranked as the infraclass Choanata by Miles (1977) and Gardiner (1982).

It was assigned to Gnathostomata by Säve-Söderbergh (1934); to Sarcopterygii by Miles (1977) and Gardiner (1982); and to Dipnotetrapodomorpha by Nelson (2006).

Sister taxa
Eutetrapoda, Stegocephali

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1934Choanata Säve-Söderbergh p. 8
1977Choanata Miles
1982Choanata Gardiner p. 228
2006Choanata Nelson

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
Choanata
Choanata

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