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Squatinactiformes

Chondrichthyes - Squatinactiformes

Taxonomy
Squatinactida was named by Zangerl (1981). It is not extant.

It was corrected as Squatinactiformes by Ginter et al. (2010).

It was assigned to Elasmobranchii by Zangerl (1981); to Chondrichthyes by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cladodontomorphi by Ginter et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Squatinactida Zangerl p. 101
2002Squatinactida Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Squatinactiformes Ginter et al. p. 80

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
superorderCladodontomorphi
orderSquatinactiformes()
orderSquatinactiformes()

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