Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Accipenseridae (disused)

Actinopteri - Acipenseriformes - Accipenseridae

Taxonomy
Accipenseridae is a family. It is extant.

It was assigned to Glaniostomi by Jordan (1963); and to Acipenseroidei by Casier (1966).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Accipenseridae Jordan p. 613
1966Accipenseridae Casier p. 103

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassChondrostei(Müller 1844)
orderAcipenseriformesBerg 1940
Acipenseristomi
suborderAcipenseroidei
familyAccipenseridae
familyAccipenseridae

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