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Cantioscyllium decipiens

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes - Ginglymostomatidae

Taxonomy
Cantioscyllium decipiens was named by Woodward (1889). Its type specimen is BMNH P.5890, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Cantioscyllium decipiens Woodward
1975Cantioscyllium decipiens Herman p. 144
2009Cantioscyllium decipiens Kriwet et al. p. 322

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderOrectolobiformesApplegate 1972
familyGinglymostomatidaeGill 1862
genusCantioscyllium
speciesdecipiens

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