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Crocodylus moreletii (Morelet's crocodile)

Reptilia - Crocodylidae

Taxonomy
Crocodilus moreletii was named by Dumeril and Bibron (1851). It is extant.

It was recombined as Crocodylus moreletii by Miller (1980); it was recombined as Crocodylus moreletti by Dunkle (1935) and Lang and Guilette (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Crocodilus moreletii Dumeril and Bibron
1851Crocodilus moreletii Duméril and Bibron
1935Crocodylus moreletti Dunkle p. 182
1980Crocodylus moreletii Miller p. 773
2002Crocodylus moreletti Lang and Guilette p. 213

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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()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Paracrocodylomorpha
Loricata(Merrem 1820)
Crocodylomorpha()
suborderCrocodyliformes
MesoeucrocodyliaWhetstone and Whybrow 1983
NeosuchiaClark 1988
suborderEusuchiaHuxley 1875
Crocodylia(Owen 1842)
BrevirostresCuvier
superfamilyCrocodyloideaDeraniyagala 1939
familyCrocodylidaeCuvier 1807
subfamilyCrocodylinaeCuvier 1807
genusCrocodylusLaurenti 1768
speciesmoreletii(Dumeril and Bibron 1851)

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