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Sphyra

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Sphyrnidae

Taxonomy
Sphyra was named by Van der Hoeven (1849).

It was assigned to Sphyrnidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Sphyra Van der Hoeven p. 243
1963Sphyra 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
genusSphyraVan der Hoeven 1849

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