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Myxiniformes (hagfish)

Myxini - Myxiniformes

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Hyperotreta Jordan p. 582
1991Myxiniformes Bardack p. 701
2001Hyperotreti Poplin et al. p. 347
2002Myxiniformes Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Myxiniformes Meyer and Zardoya
2003Hyperotreti Takezaki et al. p. 287
2011Myxiniformes Long p. 241

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
superclassMyxinomorphi
classMyxini
orderMyxiniformes
orderMyxiniformes

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