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Metaxygnathus

Taxonomy
Metaxygnathus was named by Campbell and Bell (1977). Its type is Metaxygnathus denticulatus.

It was assigned to Tetrapoda by Campbell and Bell (1977); and to Tetrapodomorpha by Clack and Milner (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Metaxygnathus Campbell and Bell pp. 369-381
2015Metaxygnathus Clack and Milner p. 28

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
genusMetaxygnathusCampbell and Bell 1977

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