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Taxon: Order Siluriformes Rafinesque, 1810 - catfishes (fish)
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Concise hierarchy

(Kingdom) Animalia - (Phylum) Chordata - (Class) Actinopterygii

Current position

Siluriphysi ([unranked]) Fink & Fink, 1996 Ref: J.S. Nelson, 2006: 162.

Alternative positions

Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: W.N. Eschmeyer & J.D. Fong, 2011: 29.
Actinopterygii (Subclass) Woodward, 1891 Ref: R.A. Fritzsche, 1982: 877.
Characiphysae (Superorder) (Fink & Fink, 1981) Ref: E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010: 126.
Ostariophysi (Superorder) Jordan & Evermann, 1896 Ref: R.L. Carroll, 1988: 606.
Ostariophysi (Division) Jordan & Evermann, 1896 Ref: M.J. Benton, 2005: 392.
Osteichthyes (Class) Huxley, 1880 Ref: J.J. Sepkoski Jr., 2002: 311.

Original entries

Lacantuniidae (Family) Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg, 2005

Historical positions

Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: W.N. Eschmeyer, 2004-2016: 24 Jan 2006.
Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: W.N. Eschmeyer & J.D. Fong, 2011: 29.
Characiphysae (Superorder) (Fink & Fink, 1981) Ref: E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010: 126, 139.
Siluriphysi ([unranked]) Fink & Fink, 1996 Ref: E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010: 138. [excluded]
Siluriphysi ([unranked]) Fink & Fink, 1996 Ref: J.S. Nelson, 2006: 162-164; 138.
Ostariophysi (Division) Jordan & Evermann, 1896 Ref: M.J. Benton, 2005: 392.
Osteichthyes (Class) Huxley, 1880 Ref: J.J. Sepkoski Jr., 2002: 311.
Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: W.N. Eschmeyer, 1998: 2460.
Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: Anonymous, 1998
Ostariophysi (Superorder) Jordan & Evermann, 1896 Ref: R.L. Carroll, 1988: 606.
Actinopterygii (Subclass) Woodward, 1891 Ref: R.A. Fritzsche, 1982: 877; 1114.
Ostariophysi (Superorder) Jordan & Evermann, 1896 Ref: T.I. Storer et al., 1979: 684.
Teleostei (Superorder) Bonaparte, 1836 Ref: B. Grzimek, 1973-1975

Number of Subtaxa

2022 Available in Systema Naturae 2000 37f;470g;3161s;15ss; ‡1s; †2f;8g;5s
1989-present Systema Naturae 2000 [39f;458g;3148s;15ss]
2004-2016 W.N. Eschmeyer [36f]
2011 W.N. Eschmeyer & J.D. Fong: 29 38f
2010 E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson: 139 ~35f
1998 W.N. Eschmeyer 33f
1988 R.L. Carroll: 606 [31f]
1982 R.A. Fritzsche: 877 30[31]f
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Last updated: 4 Aug 2022