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Macroaulostomus

Actinopteri - Syngnathiformes - Aulostomidae

Taxonomy
Macroaulostomus was named by Blot (1981) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l Sepkoski's reference number: 915]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Gasterosteiformes by Sepkoski (2002); and to Aulostomidae by Carnevale et al. (2014) and Bannikov (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Macroaulostomus Blot
2002Macroaulostomus Sepkoski, Jr.
2014Macraulostomus Bannikov p. 27
2014Macroaulostomus 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)
RankNameAuthor
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Euacanthomorphacea
Percomorphaceae
Scombrimorpharia
orderSyngnathiformes
familyAulostomidae
genusMacroaulostomusBlot 1981

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