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Diodontopsodus

Chondrichthyes - Petalodontiformes - Pristodontidae

Taxonomy
Diodontopsodus was named by Davis (1881).

It was assigned to Peripristidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Diodontopsodus Davis p. 415
1963Diodontopsodus Jordan p. 594

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
orderPetalodontiformes()
familyPristodontidaeWoodward 1889
genusDiodontopsodusDavis 1881

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