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Monophyletic? taxon: Order Ophidiiformes Rafinesque, 1810 - cusk-eels (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

Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: W.N. Eschmeyer & J.D. Fong, 2011: 31.
Anacanthini ([unranked]) Ref: J.S. Nelson, 2006: 243.
Osteichthyes (Class) Huxley, 1880 Ref: J.J. Sepkoski Jr., 2002: 312.
Paracanthopterygii (Superorder) Greenwood, Rosen, Weitzman & Myers, 1966 Ref: M.J. Benton, 2005: 392.

Subsequent positions

Percomorphacea (Division) Wiley & Johnson, 2010 Ref: E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010: 166

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: 31.
Percomorphacea (Division) Wiley & Johnson, 2010 Ref: E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010: 128, 166. [new position]
anacanthines ([unranked]) Ref: J.S. Nelson, 2006: 243-244.
Paracanthopterygii (Superorder) Greenwood, Rosen, Weitzman & Myers, 1966 Ref: M.J. Benton, 2005: 392.
Osteichthyes (Class) Huxley, 1880 Ref: J.J. Sepkoski Jr., 2002: 312.
Osteichthyes (Class) Huxley, 1880 Ref: N. Bailly et al., 2001: 366.
Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: W.N. Eschmeyer, 1998: 2467.
Actinopterygii (Class) Woodward, 1891 Ref: Anonymous, 1998
Paracanthopterygii (Superorder) Greenwood, Rosen, Weitzman & Myers, 1966 Ref: R.L. Carroll, 1988: 607.

Phylogeny

Questionably Monophyletic Ref: E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010: 166.

Number of Subtaxa

2022 Available in Systema Naturae 2000 5f;104g;391s
1989-present Systema Naturae 2000 [5f;111g;426s]
2004-2016 W.N. Eschmeyer: 24 Jan 2006 [5f]
2011 W.N. Eschmeyer & J.D. Fong: 31 5f
2010 E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson: 166 [4f]
1998 W.N. Eschmeyer 5f
1988 R.L. Carroll: 607 [3f]
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