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Plectropterna

Taxonomy
Plectropterna was named by Hitchcock (1845). It is considered to be a form taxon.

It was assigned to Reptilia by Lull (1917); and to Amphibia by Kuhn (1958).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1845Plectropterna Hitchcock
1917Plectropterna Lull p. 120
1958Plectropterna Kuhn p. 18

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Amphibia()
genusPlectropternaHitchcock 1845

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