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Neopetalichthys

Taxonomy
Neopetalichthys was named by Liu (1973) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi Sepkoski's reference number: 521,1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Petalichthida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Neopetalichthys Liu
2002Neopetalichthys Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassPlacodermi(M'Coy 1848)
genusNeopetalichthysLiu 1973

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