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Acanthias

Chondrichthyes - Squaliformes - Squalidae

Taxonomy
Acanthias was named by Leach (1814).

It was assigned to Squalidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1814Acanthias Leach
1963Acanthias Jordan p. 601

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
superorderSelachimorphaNelson 1984
orderSqualiformes
familySqualidaeBonaparte 1834
genusAcanthiasLeach 1814

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