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Rhinoscymnus

Chondrichthyes - Squaliformes - Somniosidae

Taxonomy
Rhinoscymnus was named by Gill (1864).

It was assigned to Somniosidae by Jordan (1963) and Welton and Goedert (2016).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Rhinoscymnus Gill p. 331
1963Rhinoscymnus Jordan p. 602
2016Rhinoscymnus Welton and Goedert p. 312

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
superorderSelachimorphaNelson 1984
orderSqualiformes
familySomniosidaeJordan 1888
genusRhinoscymnusGill 1864

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