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Taxon: Genus Squalus Linnaeus, 1758 - spiny dogfishes (fish)
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Concise hierarchy

(Kingdom) Animalia - (Phylum) Chordata - (Class) Chondrichthyes - (Order) Squaliformes - (Family) Squalidae

Current position

Squalidae (Family) Blainville, 1816 Ref: J.S. Nelson, 2006: 66.

Alternative positions

Nantes (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C. von Linné, 1766: 397.

Original position

Nantes (Order) Linnaeus, 1758

Original entries

Squalus acanthias Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus canicula Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus carcharias Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus catulus Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus centrina Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus galeus Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus glaucus Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus mustelus Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus pristis Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus spinax Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus squatina Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus stellaris Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus tiburo Linnaeus, 1758
Squalus zygaena Linnaeus, 1758

Historical positions

Squalidae (Family) Blainville, 1816 Ref: J.S. Nelson, 2006: 66.
Squalidae (Family) Blainville, 1816 Ref: 2000
Squalidae (Family) Blainville, 1816 Ref: L.J.V. Compagno, 1984: 109-110.
Chordata (Phylum) Bateson, 1885 Ref: L. Margulis & K.V. Schwartz, 1982: 239. [rough position]
Squalidae (Family) Blainville, 1816 Ref: J.D. McEachran, 1982: 834.
Squalidae (Family) Blainville, 1816 Ref: T.I. Storer et al., 1979
Squalidae (Family) Blainville, 1816 Ref: B. Grzimek et al., 1974: 533.
Nantes (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C. von Linné, 1766: 349, 397.
Nantes (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C. Linnaeus, 1758: 196, 233. [new position]

Number of Subtaxa

2021 Available in Systema Naturae 2000 22s
1989-present Systema Naturae 2000 [22s]
1990-present R. Froese & D. Pauly: 26 Sep 2005 [9s]
1990-present R. Froese & D. Pauly: 26 Sep 2005 [9s]
1999 L.J.V. Compagno 10s
1984 L.J.V. Compagno 9s
1984 L.J.V. Compagno: [9s]
1758 C. Linnaeus [14s]
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