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Monopteros

Actinopteri - Osteoglossiformes

Taxonomy
Monopteros was named by Volta (1796).

It was assigned to Albulidae by Eastman (1904); and to Osteoglossiformes by Carnevale et al. (2014) and Bannikov (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1796Monopteros Volta
1904Monopteros Eastman p. 27
2014Monopteros Bannikov p. 25
2014Monopteros Carnevale et al. p. 41

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(M├╝ller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
Osteoglossocephala
superorderOsteoglossomorpha
orderOsteoglossiformesBerg 1940
genusMonopterosVolta 1796

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