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Scyliorhinidae (cat shark)

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Scyliorhinidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Scyliorhinidae Gill
1902Scylliorhinidae Hay p. 310
1963Scylliorhinidae Jordan p. 598
1966Scyliorhinidae Cassier p. 65
1981Scyliorhinidae Case p. 62
1981Scyliorhinidae Thurmond and Jones p. 59
1983Scyliorhinidae Bendix-Almgreen p. 2
1992Scyliorhinidae Cappetta p. 640
2001Scyliorhinidae Purdy et al. p. 139
2002Scyliorhinidae Underwood
2004Scyliorhinidae Underwood and Ward p. 451
2006Scyliorhinidae Malyshkina p. 467
2006Scyliorhinidae Underwood p. 234
2009Scyliorhinidae Cicimurri and Knight p. 634
2009Scyliorhinidae Kriwet et al. p. 323
2018Scyliorhinidae Kent p. 103
2019Scyliorhinidae Ebersole et al. p. 58

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderCarchariniformes(Compagno 1973)
familyScyliorhinidaeGill 1862
familyScyliorhinidaeGill 1862

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
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