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Araeoscelis

Reptilia - Araeoscelidae

Taxonomy
Araeoscelis was named by Williston (1910). Its type is Araeoscelis gracilis. It is the type genus of Araeoscelidae.

It was assigned to Araeoscelidae by Williston (1910), Carroll (1969) and Carroll (1988).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Araeoscelis Williston p. 587
1913Ophiodeirus Broom p. 510
1969Araeoscelis Carroll p. 166
1988Araeoscelis Carroll

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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()
Araeoscelidia(Williston 1913)
familyAraeoscelidae
genusAraeoscelis

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