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Platyspondylus

Chondrichthyes - Rhinopristiformes - Pristidae

Taxonomy
Platyspondylus was named by Haug (1905).

It was synonymized subjectively with Onchopristis by Cappetta (1987).

It was assigned to Selachii by Haug (1905); to Rajidae by Jordan (1963); and to Pristidae by Tabaste (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1905Platyspondylus Haug p. 816
1963Platyspondylus Jordan p. 603
1963Platyspondylus Tabaste p. 461

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
superorderBatomorphii
orderRhinopristiformesLast et al. 2016
familyPristidaeBonaparte 1838
genusPlatyspondylus

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