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Oxytes

Chondrichthyes - Lamniformes - Carchariidae

Taxonomy
Oxytes was named by Giebel (1847).

It was assigned to Carchariidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Oxytes Giebel p. 231
1963Oxytes Jordan p. 599

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderLamniformesBerg 1958
familyCarchariidaeMuller and Henle
genusOxytesGiebel 1847

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