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Heteropetalus

Chondrichthyes - Debeeriiformes - Debeeriidae

Taxonomy
Heteropetalus is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Desmiodontida by Zangerl (1981) and Sepkoski (2002); and to Debeeriidae by Nelson (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Heteropetalus Zangerl p. 63
2002Heteropetalus Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Heteropetalus Nelson p. 43

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
superorderParaselachimorpha(Lund 1977)
orderDebeeriiformes
familyDebeeriidae
genusHeteropetalus

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