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Tarkus

Actinopteri - Lophiiformes - Ogcocephalidae

Taxonomy
Tarkus was named by Carnevale and Pietsch (2011).

It was assigned to Ogcocephalidae by Carnevale et al. (2014) and Bannikov (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2011Tarkus Carnevale and Pietsch
2014Tarkus Bannikov p. 26
2014Tarkus Carnevale et al. p. 42

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
RankNameAuthor
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Euacanthomorphacea
Percomorphaceae
Percomorpharia
orderLophiiformes
suborderOgcocephaloidei
familyOgcocephalidae
genusTarkusCarnevale and Pietsch 2011

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