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Squalus orpiensis

Chondrichthyes - Squaliformes - Squalidae

Taxonomy
Notidanus orpiensis was named by Winkler (1874).

It was recombined as Squalus orpiensis by Herman (1975); it was recombined as Megasqualus orpiensis by Cvancara and Hoganson (1993).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1874Notidanus orpiensis Winkler
1975Squalus orpiensis Herman p. 137
1993Megasqualus orpiensis Cvancara and Hoganson p. 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
RankNameAuthor
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderSqualimorphi
orderSqualiformes
familySqualidaeBonaparte 1834
genusSqualus
speciesorpiensis(Winkler 1874)

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