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Heterodontoidea (disused)

Chondrichthyes -

Taxonomy
Heterodontoidea was named by Hay (1902).

It was reranked as the suborder Heterodontoidei by Fedorowski (1912) and Herman (1975).

It was assigned to Squali by Hay (1902); and to Selachii by Fedorowski (1912), Herman (1975) and Thurmond and Jones (1981).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Heterodontoidea Hay p. 285
1912Heterodontoidei Fedorowski p. 55
1975Heterodontoidei Herman p. 17
1981Heterodontoidea Thurmond and Jones p. 42

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

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-21 07:18:00
Modified: 2009-07-21 09:18:00
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2017, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009
Collections
No collection or age range data are available