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Micristodus

Chondrichthyes - Rhineodontidae

Taxonomy
Micristodus was named by Gill (1865).

It was assigned to Rhineodontidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Micristodus Gill
1963Micristodus Jordan p. 598

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
suborderGalei
familyRhineodontidae
genusMicristodusGill 1865

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