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Bethacanthus

Chondrichthyes - Symmoriiformes - Symmoriidae

Taxonomy
Bethacanthus was named by Zangerl (1990) [Sepkoski's age data: C Mosc-u].

It was assigned to Stethacanthidae by Zangerl (1990); and to Symmoriida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Bethacanthus Zangerl p. 131
2002Bethacanthus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
superorderCladodontomorphi
orderSymmoriiformes()
familySymmoriidaeDean 1909
genusBethacanthus

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