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Torpediniformes (electric ray)

Chondrichthyes - Torpediniformes

Taxonomy
Torpediniformes is an order. It is extant.

It was assigned to Batomorphii by Cappetta (1987) and Cappetta (1988); and to Batoidea by Long (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Torpediniformes Cappetta p. 160
1988Torpediniformes Cappetta p. 24
2011Torpediniformes Long p. 242

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderTorpediniformes
orderTorpediniformes

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