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Aulostomus

- Aulostomes

Taxonomy
Aulostomus was named by Lacépède (1803) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 718]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Aulostomes by Agassiz (1842); to Aulostomatidae by Danil'chenko (1960); and to Gasterosteiformes by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1803Aulostomus Lacépède
1842Aulostoma Agassiz p. 270
1960Aulostomus Danil'chenko p. 75
2002Aulostomus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
familyAulostomes
RankNameAuthor
genusAulostomusLacépède 1803

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