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Galesauridae

- Galesauridae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Galesauridae Lydekker
1915Cynosuchidae Broom
1917Nythosauridae Watson
1946Cynosuchidae Kuhn p. 57
1946Galesauridae Kuhn p. 57
1954Cynosauridae Haughton and Brink p. 8
1954Galesauridae Haughton and Brink p. 8
1972Galesauridae Hopson and Kitching
1977Galesauridae Colbert and Kitching p. 3
1982Galesauridae Kemp p. 349
1988Galesauridae Carroll
2012Galesauridae Bonaparte

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
RankNameAuthor
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
familyGalesauridaeLydekker 1890
familyGalesauridaeLydekker 1890

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