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Cirrhigaleus

Chondrichthyes - Squaliformes - Scymnorhinidae

Taxonomy
Cirrhigaleus was named by Tanaka (1912).

It was assigned to Scymnorhinidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Cirrhigaleus Tanaka p. 546
1963Cirrhigaleus Jordan p. 602

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
superorderSelachimorphaNelson 1984
orderSqualiformes
familyScymnorhinidae
genusCirrhigaleusTanaka 1912

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