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Melanosteus

Taxonomy
Melanosteus is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Cnidaria by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Melanosteus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
RankNameAuthor
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
genusMelanosteus

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