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Leius

Chondrichthyes - Squaliformes - Scymnorhinidae

Taxonomy
Leius was named by Kner (1865).

It was assigned to Scymnorhinidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Leius Kner p. 338
1963Leius Jordan p. 602

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
superorderSelachimorphaNelson 1984
orderSqualiformes
familyScymnorhinidae
genusLeiusKner 1865

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