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Belemnacanthus

Arthrodira

Taxonomy
Belemnacanthus was named by Eastman (1898) [Sepkoski's age data: D m Sepkoski's reference number: 521]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Arthrodira by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1898Belemnacanthus Eastman
2002Belemnacanthus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
subclassPlacodermi(M'Coy 1848)
orderArthrodiraWoodward 1891
genusBelemnacanthusEastman 1898

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