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Hexanchoidea (disused)

Chondrichthyes -

Taxonomy
Hexanchoidea was named by Hay (1902).

It was reranked as the suborder Hexanchoidei by Maisey (1986).

It was assigned to Hexanchiformes by Maisey (1986); and to Selachii by Kumar and Loyal (1987).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Hexanchoidea Hay p. 300
1986Hexanchoidei Maisey p. 86
1987Hexanchoidea Kumar and Loyal p. 62

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superfamilyHexanchoidea
superfamilyHexanchoidea

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