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Benthobatis

Chondrichthyes - Torpediniformes - Narcinidae

Taxonomy
Benthobatis was named by Alcock (1898). It is extant.

It was assigned to Torpedinidae by Jordan (1963); and to Narcinidae by Cappetta (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1898Benthobatis Alcock
1963Benthobatis Jordan p. 604
1988Benthobatis Cappetta p. 29

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderTorpediniformes
familyNarcinidaeGill 1862
genusBenthobatisAlcock 1898

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