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Aspidodus

Chondrichthyes - Cochliodontiformes - Cochliodontidae

Taxonomy
Aspidodus was named by Newberry and Worthen (1866).

It was assigned to Cochliodontidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1866Aspidodus Newberry and Worthen p. 342
1963Aspidodus Jordan p. 594

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassHolocephali(Bonaparte 1832)
superorderHolocephalomorphaLund 1986
orderCochliodontiformesObruchev 1953
familyCochliodontidaeOwen 1867
genusAspidodusNewberry and Worthen 1866

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