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Xyrinius

Actinopteri - Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei

Taxonomy
Xyrinius was named by Jordan and Gilbert (1919) [Author and date are a guess].

It was assigned to Labridae by Jordan and Gilbert (1919); and to Clupeidae by Jordan (1921) and Fierstine et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1919Xyrinius Jordan and Gilbert
1921Xyrinius Jordan p. 242
2012Xyrinius Fierstine et al. p. 28

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
RankNameAuthor
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Otomorpha
Clupei
orderClupeiformesBleeker 1859
familyClupeoidei(Bleeker 1859)
familyClupeidaeBleeker 1859
genusXyriniusJordan and Gilbert 1919

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