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Schizosteus

Pteraspidomorphi - Pteraspidomorphes

Taxonomy
Schizosteus was named by Obruchev (1940) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife D Give-u Sepkoski's reference number: 689].

It was assigned to Pteraspidomorphes by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Schizosteus Obruchev
2002Schizosteus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
classPteraspidomorphiGoodrich 1909
orderPteraspidomorphes
genusSchizosteusObruchev 1940

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