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Chimaera (Psittacodon) mantellii

Chondrichthyes - Chimaeriformes - Chimaeridae

Taxonomy
Chimaera mantellii was named by Buckland (1835).

It was recombined as Chimaera (Psittacodon) mantellii by Agassiz (1843); it was recombined as Edaphodon mantellii by Woodward (1891).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1835Chimaera mantellii Buckland
1843Chimaera (Psittacodon) mantellii Agassiz p. 348
1891Edaphodon mantellii Woodward p. 75

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
RankNameAuthor
superorderHolocephalomorphaLund 1986
orderChimaeriformesObruchev 1953
suborderChimaeroidei
superfamilyChimaeroidea
familyChimaeridae
genusChimaera
subgenusPsittacodon()
speciesmantellii(Buckland 1835)

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