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Myctophidae (lanternfish)

Actinopteri - Myctophiformes - Myctophidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Myctophidae Gill
1943Myctophidae David p. 13
1960Myctophidae Danil'chenko p. 32
1963Myctophidae Jordan p. 655
1970Myctophidae Applegate p. 421
2003Myctophidae Schwarzhans p. 46
2004Myctophidae Gregorova p. 85
2006Myctophydae Girone et al. p. 655
2006Myctophidae Prokofiev p. S54
2013Myctophidae Betancur-R. et al.
2013Myctophidae Denton p. 786
2017Myctophidae Lin et al. p. 16
2017Myctophidae Schwarzhans et al. p. 153

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Myctophata
orderMyctophiformesRegan 1911
familyMyctophidaeGill 1893
familyMyctophidaeGill 1893

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
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