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Scapanorhynchus lewisii

Chondrichthyes - Mitsukurinidae

Taxonomy
Rhinognathus lewisii was named by Davis (1887).

It was recombined as Scapanorhynchus lewisii by Woodward (1889).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Rhinognathus lewisii Davis
1889Scapanorhynchus lewisii Woodward p. 349

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
familyMitsukurinidaeJordan 1898
genusScapanorhynchus
specieslewisii(Davis 1887)

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