(Animalia Linnaeus, 1758), Regnum Animalia Linnaeus, 1758  32   
   (Chordata Bateson, 1885), Phylum Chordata Bateson, 1885  14     
     , (Osteichthyes (Huxley, 1880)), Superclass Osteichthyes (Huxley, 1880)  2   
       , (Actinopterygii Klein, 1885), Class Actinopterygii Klein, 1885  46       
         , (Neopterygii Cope, 1871), Subclass Neopterygii Cope, 1871  2   
           , (Teleostei Müller, 1846), Infraclass Teleostei Müller, 1846  43   

  (Beloniformes Berg, 1937) , , Order Beloniformes Berg, 1937  (Needlefishes, Ricefishes, Flyingfishes, Halfbeaks, Sauries)  5    9  

    (Adrianichthyidae)   (Ricefishes)    4    31   
    (Belonidae Bonaparte, 1835) , , , , Family Belonidae Bonaparte, 1835  (Needlefishes, Long toms, Houndfishes)    10    34    5    2   
     (Exocoetidae)   (Flyingfishes)    8    64   
  ,   (Hemiramphidae) ,   (Halfbeaks)    13    116   
  ,   (Scomberesocidae Jordan & Evermann, 1896) ,   (Sauries)    2    4