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Acanthoscyllium

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes

Taxonomy
Acanthoscyllium was named by Cappetta (1980) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno K Sant-u Sepkoski's reference number: 884]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Orectolobiformes by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Acanthoscyllium Cappetta
2002Acanthoscyllium Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderOrectolobiformesApplegate 1972
genusAcanthoscylliumCappetta 1980

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