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Taxon: Genus Syngnathus Linnaeus, 1758 - pipefish (fish)
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Concise hierarchy

(Kingdom) Animalia - (Phylum) Chordata - (Class) Actinopterygii - (Order) Gasterosteiformes - (Family) Syngnathidae

Current position

Syngnathinae (Subfamily) Ref: W.N. Eschmeyer, 1998: 2472.

Alternative positions

Branchiostegi (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C. Linnaeus, 1758: 336. [new taxon]
Nantes (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: [von] Linné, C., 1766: 416. [new position]
Syngnathidae (Family) Günther, 1870 Ref: N. Bailly et al., 2001: 368.

Original position

Branchiostegi (Order) Linnaeus, 1758

Subsequent positions

Nantes (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: [von] Linné, C., 1766: 416 [assumed]

Original entries

Syngnathus acus Linnaeus, 1758
Syngnathus aequoreus Linnaeus, 1758
Syngnathus barbarus Linnaeus, 1758
Syngnathus hippocampus Linnaeus, 1758
Syngnathus ophidion Linnaeus, 1758
Syngnathus pelagicus Linnaeus, 1758
Syngnathus typhle Linnaeus, 1758

Historical positions

Syngnathidae (Family) Günther, 1870 Ref: N. Bailly et al., 2001: 368.
Syngnathidae (Family) Günther, 1870 Ref: R.A. Fritzsche, 1982: 905.
Syngnathidae (Family) Günther, 1870 Ref: T.I. Storer et al., 1979: 686.
Lophobranchi (Order) Ref: E.R. Lankester, 1877: 451. [rough position]
Nantes (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C. a Linné, 1766: 349, 416. [new position]
Branchiostegi (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C. Linnaeus, 1758: 243, 336. [new position]

Number of Subtaxa

2022 Available in Systema Naturae 2000 32s; †1s
1989-present Systema Naturae 2000 [32s]
1990-present R. Froese & D. Pauly: 26 Sep 2005 [32s]
1758 C. Linnaeus [7s]
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