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Heckelichthys vexillifer

Actinopteri - Ichthyodectiformes

Taxonomy
Chirocentrites vexillifer was named by Heckel (1856). It is the type species of Heckelichthys.

It was recombined as Heckelichthys vexillifer by Cavin et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1856Chirocentrites vexillifer Heckel
2013Heckelichthys vexillifer Cavin et al. p. 149

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteossomorpha
orderIchthyodectiformesBardack and Sprinkle 1969
genusHeckelichthysTaverne 2008
speciesvexillifer(Heckel 1856)

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