Explore the Taxonomic Tree

Explore the Taxonomic Tree

Acipenser

Common Name
sturgeons
greater sturgeons

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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 Acipenser

Taxonomic Level Taxa FWS Focus
Subgenus 0
Species 15 14
Aberration 0
Form 0
Morph 0
Race 0
Stirp 0
Subspecies 2 2
Unspecified 0
Variety 0
All Subtaxa 17 16

Location in Taxonomic Tree

Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Infrakingdom Deuterostomia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Superclass Actinopterygii
Class Chondrostei
Order Acipenseriformes
Suborder Acipenseroidei
Family Acipenseridae
Subfamily Acipenserinae
Genus Acipenser

Viewing: descendants of Acipenser