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Lissodus africanus

Chondrichthyes - Hybodontiformes - Lonchidiidae

Taxonomy
Hybodus africanus was named by Broom (1909). It is the type species of Lissodus.

It was recombined as Lissodus africanus by Brough (1935), Maisey (1987), Biddle (1993) and Duncan (2004).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1909Hybodus africanus Broom
1935Lissodus africanus Brough
1987Lissodus africanus Maisey p. 27
1993Lissodus africanus Biddle p. 197
2004Lissodus africanus Duncan p. 419

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
Hybodontida
orderHybodontiformes(Patterson 1966)
superfamilyHybodontoidea
familyLonchidiidae
genusLissodusBrough 1935
speciesafricanus(Broom 1909)

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