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Cladistia - Polypteriformes - Polypteridae
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.
|D. B. Dutheil 1999||A genus of Polypteridae that differs from all other
genera in the family by the following characters: 30 scales
along the mid-lateral line; 10 rows of scales below the 3rd dorsal
fin spine ; 9-10 predorsal scales; 13 closely-set dorsal finlets ;
24 caudal fin rays.