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Machaeracanthus bohemicus

Chondrichthyes - Acanthodei - Acanthoessidae

Taxonomy
Ctenacanthus bohemicus was named by Barrande (1872). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Machaeracanthus bohemicus by Woodward (1891).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Ctenacanthus bohemicus Barrande
1891Machaeracanthus bohemicus Woodward p. 124 fig. 52

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
subclassSelachii
orderAcanthodei
familyAcanthoessidaeHay
genusMachaeracanthusNewberry 1857
speciesbohemicus(Barrande 1872)

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