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Edestus

Chondrichthyes - Eugeneodontiformes - Edestidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1855Edestus Leidy p. 414
1963Edestus Jordan p. 596
1981Edestus Zangerl p. 89
2002Edestus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Edestus Ginter et al. p. 129
2012Edestus Itano et al. p. 403

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
orderEugeneodontiformes()
superfamilyEdestoideaHay 1930
familyEdestidaeJaekel 1899
genusEdestus

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
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