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Breizosteus

Acanthothoraci

Taxonomy
Breizosteus was named by Goujet (1980) [Sepkoski's age data: D Sieg Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Acanthothoraci by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Breizosteus Goujet
2002Breizosteus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
subclassPlacodermi(M'Coy 1848)
orderAcanthothoraciStensiƶ 1944
genusBreizosteusGoujet 1980

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