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Taxon: Species Protopterus amphibius (Peters, 1844) - East African lungfish (fish)
Classification by:

Natura - nature
   actualia - actual entities
     Mundus Plinius - physical world
       naturalia - natural bodies
         Biota
           "neomura"
             Domain Eukaryota Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes
               "neokaryotes" - mitochondrial eukaryotes
                 "neozoa"
                   "scotokaryotes" Cavalier-Smith, 1999
                     "podiates" Cavalier-Smith, 2013
                       Amorphea Adl et al., 2012
                         Opisthokonta Cavalier-Smith, 1987
                           Holozoa
                             filozoa Shalchian-Tabrizi, Minge, Espelund, Orr, Ruden, Jakobsen & Cavalier-Smith, 2008
                               Kingdom Animalia Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
                                 Epitheliozoa Ax, 1996
                                   Eumetazoa Bütschli, 1910 - eumetazoans
                                     Bilateria Hatschek, 1888 - bilaterians
                                       Eubilateria Ax, 1987
                                         Superphylum Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908 - deuterostomes
                                           [crown] Phylum Chordata Bateson, 1885 - chordates
                                             Subphylum Vertebrata Cuvier, 1812 - vertebrates
                                               [crown] Myopterygii - myopterygians
                                                 [crown] Superclass Gnathostomata Zittel, 1879 - jawed vertebrates
                                                   Grade Teleostomi Bonaparte, 1836
                                                     Euteleostomi - bony vertebrates
                                                       Sarcopterygii Romer, 1955
                                                         [crown] Rhipidistia Cope, 1887
                                                          | Tetrapodomorpha Ahlberg, 1991
                                                          |   [crown] Osteolepidimorpha
                                                          |     Superclass Tetrapoda Goodrich, 1930 - tetrapods
                                                          |       Reptiliomorpha Säve-Söderbergh, 1934
                                                          |         Batrachosauria
                                                          |           Amniota Haeckel, 1866 - amniotes
                                                          |             Synapsida Osborn, 1903
                                                          |               Therapsida Broom, 1905
                                                          |                 Theriodontia
                                                          |                   Eutheriodontia
                                                          |                     Cynodontia Owen, 1861
                                                          |                       Eucynodontia Kemp, 1982
                                                          |                         Mammaliamorpha Rowe, 1988
                                                          |                           Mammaliaformes Rowe, 1988
                                                          |                             Holotheria
                                                          |                               [crown] Class Mammalia Linnaeus, 1758 - mammals
                                                          |                                 Theriimorpha
                                                          |                                   Theriiformes Rowe, 1986
                                                          |                                     Trechnotheria McKenna, 1975
                                                          |                                       Cladotheria McKenna, 1975
                                                          |                                         Zatheria McKenna, 1975
                                                          |                                           Subclass Boreosphenida
                                                          |                                             Theria
                                                          |                                               Infraclass Eutheria Huxley, 1880
                                                          |                                                 Cohort Placentalia (Owen, 1837) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997 - placentals
                                                          |                                                   Magnorder Boreoeutheria
                                                          |                                                     Grandorder Euarchontoglires
                                                          |                                                       Superorder Archonta Gregory, 1910
                                                          |                                                         Order Primates Linnaeus, 1758 - primates
                                                          |                                                           Suborder Euprimates Hoffstetter, 1978
                                                          |                                                             Infraorder Haplorhini (Pocock, 1918) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997
                                                          |                                                               Parvorder Anthropoidea (Mivart, 1864) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997
                                                          |                                                                 Catarrhini É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1812
                                                          |                                                                   Superfamily Hominoidea (Gray, 1825) Gregory & Hellman, 1923
                                                          |                                                                     Family Hominidae Gray, 1825
                                                          |                                                                       Subfamily Homininae (Gray, 1825) Delson & P. Andrews, in Luckett & Szalay, eds., 1975
                                                          |                                                                         Tribe Hominini (Gray, 1825) Delson & P. Andrews, in Luckett & Szalay, eds., 1975
                                                          |                                                                           Subtribe Hominina (Gray, 1825) Delson & P. Andrews, in Luckett & Szalay, eds., 1975
                                                          |                                                                             Genus Homo Linnaeus, 1758 - people
                                                          |                                                                               Homo sapiens Linnaeus, 1758 - human
                                                           Dipnomorpha Ahlberg, 1991
                                                             Dipnoi Müller, 1844 - lungfishes
                                                               Superorder Ceratodontimorpha [monotypic]
                                                                 Order Ceratodontiformes - living lungfishes
                                                                   Suborder Lepidosirenoidei
                                                                     Family Protopteridae [monotypic] - African lungfishes
                                                                       Genus Protopterus Owen, 1837
                                                                         Protopterus amphibius (Peters, 1844) - East African lungfish

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