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Pentanchus

Chondrichthyes - Pentanchidae

Taxonomy
Pentanchus was named by Smith (1912).

It was assigned to Pentanchidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Pentanchus Smith
1963Pentanchus Jordan p. 598

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
suborderGalei
familyPentanchidae
genusPentanchusSmith 1912

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