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Order Crossopterygii Huxley 1861 (lobe-finned fish)

Osteichthyes - Sarcopterygii

PaleoDB taxon number: 209227

Alternative spellings: Crossopterygia, Crossopterygidae

Full reference: T. H. Huxley. 1861. Preliminary essay upon the systematic arrangment of the fishes of the Devonian Epoch. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, decade 10 23:1-40

Parent taxon: Teleostomi according to H. Gadow 1898

Sister taxa: Lepidopidae, Malacopterygii, Podopterygia, Rhipidopterygia

Subtaxa: Amii, Belonorhynchi, Belonostomi, Coelacanthini, Coelacanthini, Cyclolepidi, Eugnathi, Haplistia, Heterocerci, Lepidostei, Osteolepidae, Platysomi, Polypterini, Saurodipterini, Taxistia

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