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Taxon: Order Pleuronectiformes Bleeker, 1859 - flatfishes (fish)
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Concise hierarchy

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

Current position

Percomorphacea (Division) Wiley & Johnson, 2010 Ref: E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010: 128. [new position]

Alternative positions

Acanthopterygii (Superorder) Rosen & Patterson, 1969 Ref: T.I. Storer et al., 1979: 687.
Actinopterygii (Subclass) Woodward, 1891 Ref: R.A. Fritzsche, 1982: 941.
Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: W.N. Eschmeyer & J.D. Fong, 2011: 38.
Osteichthyes (Class) Huxley, 1880 Ref: J.J. Sepkoski Jr., 2002: 317.
Percomorpha (Series) Ref: J.S. Nelson, 2006: 442.

Subsequent positions

Percomorphacea (Division) Wiley & Johnson, 2010 Ref: E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010: 167

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: 38.
Percomorphacea (Division) Wiley & Johnson, 2010 Ref: E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010: 128, 167. [new position]
Percomorpha (Series) Ref: J.S. Nelson, 2006: 442-443; 262.
Percomorpha (Series) Ref: M.J. Benton, 2005: 392.
Osteichthyes (Class) Huxley, 1880 Ref: J.J. Sepkoski Jr., 2002: 317.
Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: Anonymous, 1998
Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: W.N. Eschmeyer, 1998: 2491.
Percomorpha (Series) Ref: R.L. Carroll, 1988: 611.
Actinopterygii (Subclass) Woodward, 1891 Ref: R.A. Fritzsche, 1982: 941.
Acanthopterygii (Superorder) Rosen & Patterson, 1969 Ref: T.I. Storer et al., 1979: 687.
Teleostei (Superorder) Bonaparte, 1836 Ref: B. Grzimek, 1973-1975

Number of Subtaxa

2020 Available in Systema Naturae 2000 11f;128g;704s;6ss
1989-present Systema Naturae 2000 11f;128g;704s;6ss
2004-2016 W.N. Eschmeyer [11f]
2011 W.N. Eschmeyer & J.D. Fong: 38 11f
2010 E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson: 167 2so;[11f]
1998 W.N. Eschmeyer 11f
1988 R.L. Carroll: 611 [6f]
1982 R.A. Fritzsche: 941 3so;6f
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Last updated: 20 Dec 2019