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Woellsteinia

Chondrichthyes - Mitsukurinidae

Taxonomy
Woellsteinia was named by Reinecke et al. (2001). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Mitsukurinidae by Mannering and Hiller (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Woellsteinia Reinecke et al.
2008Woellsteinia Mannering and Hiller

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
familyMitsukurinidaeJordan 1898
genusWoellsteiniaReinecke et al. 2001

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