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Claosaurus

Reptilia -

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Claosaurus Marsh
1890Claosaurus Zittel p. 763
1895Claosaurus Marsh
1896Claosaurus Marsh p. 244
1900Claosaurus Nopcsa p. 557
1901Claosaurus Hatcher p. 129
1902Claosaurus Hatcher pp. 384-385
1902Claosaurus Mansel-Pleydell p. lxxxiv
1903Claosaurus affinis Wieland pp. 215-216
1909Claosaurus Huene p. 16
1911Claosaurus von Zittel p. 291
1914Claosaurus Brown p. 565
1915Claosaurus Gilmore pp. 658-660
1915Claosaurus Matthew p. 28
1915Claosaurus Nopcsa p. 8
1918Claosaurus Lambe p. 138
1920Claosaurus Lambe pp. 67-68
1922Claosaurus Joleaud p. 62
1924Claosaurus Lull p. 241
1928Claosaurus Nopcsa p. 184
1930Claosaurus Russell p. 138
1940Claosaurus Wilfarth p. 11
1942Claosaurus Lull and Wright p. 133
1948Claosaurus Gregory p. 30
1956Claosaurus Romer p. 630
1964Claosaurus Kuhn p. 17
1964Claosaurus affinis Kuhn p. 18
1964Claosaurus Tatarinov p. 561
1966Claosaurus Romer p. 370
1968Claosaurus Rozhdestvensky
1974Claosaurus Thulborn p. 173
1979Claosaurus Brett-Surman p. 561 fig. 1
1983Claosaurus Weishampel and Weishampel p. 44
1984Claosaurus Russell p. 24
1988Claosaurus Carroll
1990Claosaurus Weishampel and Horner p. 556
1992Claosaurus Horner p. 15
1995Claosaurus Carpenter et al. p. 289
1998Claosaurus Godefroit et al. p. 8
2004Claosaurus Horner et al. p. 439
2009Claosaurus Sues and Averianov p. 2553
2010Claosaurus Prieto-Marquez and Salinas p. 835 fig. 20
2010Claosaurus Prieto-Márquez and Wagner p. 1243 fig. 3
2011Claosaurus Prieto-Márquez p. 62
2012Claosaurus Ramírez-Velasco et al. p. 392
2016Claosaurus Xu et al. p. 71
2017Claosaurus Cruzado-Caballero and Powell p. 12 fig. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
RankNameAuthor
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Ornithischia()
Neornithischia()
Ornithopoda()
Iguanodontia()
Dryomorpha
Ankylopollexia
Styracosterna
Hadrosauriformes
Hadrosauroidea()
genusClaosaurus

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
A. Prieto-Márquez 2011The same as for species.
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: hydroxyapatiteo
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100o
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10o
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10o
Maximum body mass: 1000 kgg
Minimum body mass: 300 kgg
Architecture: compact or denseo
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partso
Grouping: gregariouso
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: herbivoresubo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2005-08-25 05:56:14
Modified: 2005-08-25 07:56:14
Source: g = genus, subo = suborder, o = order
References: Kiessling 2004, Marsh 1875, Benton 1983, Peczkis 1995

Age range: Campanian or 83.60000 to 72.10000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Coniacian - Early/Lower Campanian89.3 - 70.6USA (Kansas) Hadrosaurus agilis (28369)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (Montana) C. sp. (107426)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (South Dakota) C. affinis (52084)