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Bythiacanthus siderius

Chondrichthyes - Ctenacanthiformes - Ctenacanthidae

Taxonomy
Bythiacanthus siderius was named by Leidy (1873). It is not extant. It is the type species of Bythiacanthus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Bythiacanthus siderius Leidy
1982Bythiacanthus siderius Maisey p. 2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
orderCtenacanthiformes(Cappetta 1988)
familyCtenacanthidaeDean 1909
genusBythiacanthusStJohn and Worthen 1875
speciessideriusLeidy 1873

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