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Lampris

Actinopteri - Lampriformes - Lampridae

Taxonomy
Lampris was named by Retzius (1799) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 915]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Lampridiformes by Sepkoski (2002); and to Lampridae by David (1943) and Fierstine et al. (2012).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1799Lampris Retzius
1925Dasceles Jordan p. 34
1943Lampris David p. 128
2002Lampris Sepkoski, Jr.
2012Lampris Fierstine et al. p. 58

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
orderLampriformes
familyLampridae
genusLamprisRetzius 1799

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