Plesiornis Hitchcock 1858 (saurischian)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Parent taxon: Saurischia according to H. Haubold 1971

See also Hitchcock 1898, Kuhn 1958, Kuhn 1963, Lull 1904, Lull 1917, Lull 1953 and Olsen 1986

Sister taxa: Alwalkeria, Anatopus, Anticheiropus, Argoides, Aristosuchia, Avalonianus, Deuterotetrapous, Eusaurischia, Gresslyosauridae, Nhandumirim, Pachypodosauria, Pachypodosauroidea, Platypterna, Saurichnium, Tetrapodium, Thecospondylus, Theropoda, Trimabus

Subtaxa: Plesiornis pilulatus

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of United States (3: Connecticut, Massachusetts collections)

• Triassic of United States (1: Virginia)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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