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Pristis pristis

Chondrichthyes - Pristiformes - Pristidae

Taxonomy
Squalus pristis was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is the type species of Pristis.

It was recombined as Pristis pristis by Cappetta (1987).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Squalus pristis Linnaeus
1987Pristis pristis Cappetta p. 160

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderPristiformes
familyPristidaeBonaparte 1838
genusPristisLinck 1790
speciespristis(Linnaeus 1758)

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