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Heterodontus rugosus

Chondrichthyes - Heterodontiformes - Heterodontidae

Taxonomy
Acrodus rugosus was named by Agassiz (1839).

It was recombined as Cestracion rugosus by Woodward (1889); it was recombined as Heterodontus rugosus by Herman (1975).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Acrodus rugosus Agassiz pp. 148-149
1889Cestracion rugosus Woodward p. 335
1975Heterodontus rugosus Herman p. 90

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderHeterodontiformesBerg 1940
familyHeterodontidaeGray 1851
genusHeterodontusde Blainville 1816
speciesrugosus()

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