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Enseosteus

Arthrodira - Selenosteidae

Taxonomy
Enseosteus was named by Jaeckel (1919) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fras-u Sepkoski's reference number: 521]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Arthrodira by Sepkoski (2002); and to Selenosteidae by Rücklin (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1919Enseosteus Jaeckel
2002Enseosteus Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Enseosteus Rücklin p. 28

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassPlacodermi(M'Coy 1848)
orderArthrodiraWoodward 1891
familySelenosteidaeDean 1901
genusEnseosteusJaeckel 1919

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