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Pleuropterygii (disused)

Chondrichthyes - Pleuropterygii

Taxonomy
Pleuropterygii is an order.

It was corrected as Pleuropterygia by Hay (1902).

It was assigned to Ichthyotomi by Hay (1902); and to Selachii by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Pleuropterygia Hay p. 272
1963Pleuropterygii Jordan p. 591

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
subclassSelachii
orderPleuropterygii
orderPleuropterygii

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