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Masticura

Chondrichthyes -

Taxonomy
Masticura was named by Gill (1872).

It was reranked as the superfamily Masticura by Hay (1902).

It was assigned to Rajae by Hay (1902); and to Batoidea by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Masticura Gill
1902Masticura Hay p. 317
1963Masticura Jordan p. 604

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
suborderMasticuraGill 1872
suborderMasticuraGill 1872

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