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Centrosqualus

Chondrichthyes - Squaliformes

Taxonomy
Centrosqualus was named by Signeux (1950) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sant-u Sepkoski's reference number: 525,884]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Squaliformes by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1950Centrosqualus Signeux
2002Centrosqualus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderSqualimorphi
orderSqualiformes
genusCentrosqualusSigneux 1950

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