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Melanodus

Chondrichthyes - Copodontiformes - Copodontidae

Taxonomy
Melanodus was named by Darras et al. (2008). It is not extant. Its type is Melanodus loonesi.

It was assigned to Copodontidae by Darras et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2008Melanodus Darras et al. p. 301

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
superorderHolocephalomorphaLund 1986
orderCopodontiformesObruchev 1953
familyCopodontidaeDavis 1883
genusMelanodus

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