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Nectridea

Taxonomy
Nectridea was named by Miall (1875). It is not extant.

It was corrected as Nectridia by Kuhn (1946); it was reranked as the order Nectridea by Thayer (1985), Carroll (1988) and Carroll et al. (1998); it was misspelled as Nectridia by Huene (1954), Olson (1970) and Gardiner (1982); it was reranked as the unranked clade Nectridea by Gauthier et al. (1989) and Maddin et al. (2012).

It was assigned to Lepospondyli by Kuhn (1946); to Pseudocentrophori by Huene (1954); to Lepospondyli by Olson (1970); to Lepospondyli by Thayer (1985) and Carroll (1988); to Tetrapoda by Gauthier et al. (1989); and to Lepospondyli by Gardiner (1982), Carroll et al. (1998) and Maddin et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Nectridea Miall p. 168
1946Nectridia Kuhn p. 53
1954Nectridia Huene p. 6
1970Nectridea Olson p. 403
1982Nectridia Gardiner p. 228
1985Nectridea Thayer p. 693
1988Nectridea Carroll
1989Nectridea Gauthier et al. p. 339
1998Nectridea Carroll et al. p. xi
2012Nectridea Maddin et al.

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

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