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Bengalichthys

Chondrichthyes - Torpediniformes - Narkidae

Taxonomy
Bengalichthys was named by Bengalichthys (1909). It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1909Bengalichthys Bengalichthys
1963Bengalichthys Jordan p. 604
1988Bengalichthys 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
superfamilyNarcinoidea
familyNarkidaeFowler 1934
genusBengalichthysBengalichthys 1909

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