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Astrape

Chondrichthyes - Rajiformes - Torpedinidae

Taxonomy
Astrape was named by Muller and Henle (1838). It is extant.

It was assigned to Narcobatidae by Hamilton (1901); and to Torpedinidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1838Astrape Muller and Henle
1901Astrape Hamilton p. 225
1963Astrape Jordan p. 604

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderRajiformesBerg 1940
Torpedinoidea()
familyTorpedinidae
genusAstrapeMuller and Henle 1838

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