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Halosaurus

Actinopteri - Notacanthiformes - Halosauridae

Taxonomy
Halosaurus was named by Johnson (1864). It is extant.

It was assigned to Halosaurinae by David (1943).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Halosaurus Johnson
1943Halosaurus David p. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
RankNameAuthor
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Elopocephalai
Elopocephala
Elopomorpha()
orderNotacanthiformes
familyHalosauridae
subfamilyHalosaurinae
genusHalosaurusJohnson 1864

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