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Galea (disused)

Chondrichthyes -

Taxonomy
Galea was named by Shirai (1996). It is extant.

It was assigned to Neoselachii by Delsate (2003) and Underwood and Ward (2004); and to Elasmobranchii by Marsili et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Galea Shirai
2003Galea Delsate p. 8
2004Galea Underwood and Ward p. 450
2007Galea Marsili et al. p. 30

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
superorderGaleaShirai 1996
superorderGaleaShirai 1996

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