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Channidae (snakehead)

Actinopteri - Anabantiformes - Channidae

Taxonomy
Channidae was named by Berg (1940). It is extant. Its type is Channa.

It was assigned to Channiformes by Böhme (2010); to Channoidei by Murray and Thewissen (2008) and Betancur-R et al. (2013); and to Perciformes by Otero et al. (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Channidae Berg
2008Channidae Murray and Thewissen p. 47
2010Channidae Böhme p. 8
2013Channidae Betancur-R. et al.
2015Channidae Otero et al. p. 12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
RankNameAuthor
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Euacanthomorphacea
Percomorphaceae
Carangimorpharia
Anabantomorphariae
orderAnabantiformes
familyChannidaeBerg 1940
familyChannidaeBerg 1940

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