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Anguilloidei (disused)

Actinopteri - Anguilliformes

Taxonomy
Anguilloidei was named as a suborder. It is extant.

It was reranked as the unranked clade Anguilloidei by Jordan (1963).

It was assigned to Enchelycephali by Jordan (1963); and to Anguilliformes by Frizzell and Dante (1965), Nolf and Dockery (1990) and Schwarzhans (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Anguilloidei Jordan p. 630
1965Anguilloidei Frizzell and Dante p. 698
1990Anguilloidei Nolf and Dockery III p. 5
2003Anguilloidei Schwarzhans p. 29

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
RankNameAuthor
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Elopocephalai
Elopocephala
Elopomorpha()
orderAnguilliformesGreenwood et al. 1966
suborderAnguilloidei
suborderAnguilloidei

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