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Kiestus

Chondrichthyes - Sclerorhynchiformes - Sclerorhynchidae

Taxonomy
Kiestus was named by Cappetta and Case (1999). Its type is Ischyrhiza texana.

It was assigned to Sclerorhynchidae by Suarez and Cappetta (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Kiestus Cappetta and Case
2004Kiestus Suarez and Cappetta

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
superorderBatomorphii
orderSclerorhynchiformesKriwet 2004
suborderSclerorhynchoidei
familySclerorhynchidae
genusKiestusCappetta and Case 1999

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