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Ginglymostomatidae (nurse shark)

Chondrichthyes - Orectolobiformes - Ginglymostomatidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Ginglymostomatidae Gill
2001Ginglymostomatidae Purdy et al. p. 100
2005Ginglymostomatidae Tabuce et al. p. 385
2006Ginglymostomatidae Underwood p. 234
2009Ginglymostomatidae Cicimurri and Knight p. 629
2009Ginglymostomatidae Kriwet et al. p. 322

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderOrectolobiformesApplegate 1972
familyGinglymostomatidaeGill 1862
familyGinglymostomatidaeGill 1862

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
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