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Explore the Taxonomic Tree

Ray-finned Fishes

Common Name
ray-finned fishes
spiny rayed fishes

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The table below is a high-level overview of the subsequent branches of this taxon, organized by taxonomic level and further subdivided by items that FWS focuses on, either through a regulatory or other capacity. You can change your list view by selecting an option from the overview table:

  • To view all branches of a respective taxonomic level, see the Taxa column.
  • To further filter your view of branches that FWS focuses on, see the FWS Focus column.
  • By default, the list view will always show the child branches of the current taxon.

Branches of Actinopterygii

Taxonomic Level Taxa FWS Focus
Class 4
Subclass 0
Infraclass 0
Superorder 12
Order 44
Suborder 81
Infraorder 0
Section 0
Subsection 0
Superfamily 18
Family 446
Subfamily 202
Tribe 33
Subtribe 0
Genus 4628 2
Subgenus 6
Species 27889 321
Aberration 0
Form 0
Morph 0
Race 0
Stirp 0
Subspecies 320 45
Unspecified 0
Variety 0
All Subtaxa 33683 368

Location in Taxonomic Tree

Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Infrakingdom Deuterostomia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Superclass Actinopterygii

Viewing: descendants of Actinopterygii