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Pristoidei (disused)

Chondrichthyes - Rajiformes

Taxonomy
Pristioidea is a suborder.

It was corrected as Pristoidea by Keyes (1977); it was corrected as Pristoidei by Cappetta (1987) and Kriwet (2005).

It was assigned to Batoidei by Jonet (1968); to Batoidea by Keyes (1977); to Elasmobranchii by Thurmond and Jones (1981); and to Rajiformes by Cappetta (1987) and Kriwet (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Pristioidea Jonet p. 236
1977Pristoidea Keyes p. 264
1981Pristioidea Thurmond and Jones p. 69
1987Pristoidei Cappetta p. 157
2005Pristoidei Kriwet

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderRajiformesBerg 1940
suborderPristoidei
suborderPristoidei

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