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Cestracion sulcatus

Chondrichthyes - Heterodontiformes - Heterodontidae

Taxonomy
Cestracion sulcatus was named by Woodward (1889). Its type specimen is BMNH 25858, a set of teeth, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Cestracion sulcatus Woodward p. 333 figs. pl. XIII, figs. 11-12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderHeterodontiformesBerg 1940
familyHeterodontidaeGray 1851
genusCestracionde Blainville 1816
speciessulcatus

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