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Pistosaurus

Reptilia - Sauropterygia

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Pistosaurus Meyer
1845Pistosaurus Meyer p. 281
1849Pistosaurus d'Orbigny p. 211
1861Pistosaurus Owen p. 234
1871Pistosaurus Cope p. 235
1875Pistosaurus Cope p. 15
1889Pistosaurus Lydekker p. 287
1963Pistosaurus Persson p. 7
2000Pistosaurus Rieppel
2001Pistosaurus O'Keefe p. 9
2002Pistosaurus Sepkoski, Jr.
2014Pistosaurus Benson and Druckenmiller figs. 2-3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
orderSauropterygia
Pistosauria(Baur 1890)
genusPistosaurusMeyer 1839

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2017-04-17 10:38:36
Modified: 2017-04-17 10:38:36
Source: o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Carroll 1988, Bush and Bambach 2015, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Anisian to the top of the Ladinian or 247.20000 to 237.00000 Ma

Collections (7 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Germany Nothosaurus strunzi (130793) P. longaevus (138136)
Anisian - Ladinian247.2 - 237.0Italy (Trento) P. longaevus (99310)
Illyrian - Fassanian247.2 - 235.0Poland (Upper Silesia) P. longaevus (196691)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Germany (Thuringia) P. longaevus (138101)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Poland P. longaevus (138137)
Fassanian242.0 - 235.0Poland P. longaevus (149685)