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Batacanthus

Chondrichthyes -

Taxonomy
Batacanthus was named by St John and Worthen (1870).

It was assigned to Chondrichthyes by Branson (1916); and to Janassidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1870Batacanthus St John and Worthen
1916Batacanthus Branson p. 656
1963Batacanthus Jordan p. 593

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
genusBatacanthusSt John and Worthen 1870

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