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Cestrorhinus

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Sphyrnidae

Taxonomy
Cestrorhinus was named by Blainville (1816).

It was assigned to Sphyrnidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1816Cestrorhinus Blainville p. 95
1963Cestrorhinus Jordan p. 601

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderCarchariniformes(Compagno 1973)
familySphyrnidaeGill 1872
genusCestrorhinusBlainville 1816

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