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Heckelichthys

Actinopteri - Ichthyodectiformes

Taxonomy
Heckelichthys was named by Taverne (2008). Its type is Chirocentrites vexillifer.

It was assigned to Ichthyodectiformes by Cavin et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2008Heckelichthys Taverne
2013Heckelichthys Cavin et al. p. 149

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteossomorpha
orderIchthyodectiformesBardack and Sprinkle 1969
genusHeckelichthysTaverne 2008

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