Actinopterygii, Bony fishes, Chondrostei, Polypterus, Amiiformes
Cladistia is a clade of bony fishes that currently consists of few anguilliform (eel-shaped) remnants of an ancient diversity. Their major synapomorphies are a dorsal fin with independent rays, and a posteriorly elongated parasphenoid.
Cladistia is the sister group of Actinopteri.
Based on work done by Lund 2000