Anchisaurus Marsh 1885 (saurischian)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Invalid subtaxa: Amphisaurus Marsh 1882 [replaced name], Megadactylus Hitchcock 1865 [replaced name], Yaleosaurus Huene 1932

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1885. Names of extinct reptiles. American Journal of Science 29:169

Parent taxon: Massopoda according to B. W. McPhee et al. 2015

See also Anderson and Cruickshank 1978, Apaldetti et al. 2011, Attridge et al. 1985, Bakker and Galton 1974, Battail 1986, Benton 1990, Broom 1906, Carroll 1988, Cope 1870, Cope 1870, Cope 1870, Cope 1870, Cope 1887, Dollo 1884, Dong 1992, Fedak and Galton 2007, Gadow 1897, Galton 1971, Galton 1973, Galton 1976, Galton and Cluver 1976, Galton and Upchurch 2004, Galton et al. 2005, Hay 1902, Hay 1910, Hitchcock 1898, Huene 1902, Huene 1908, Huene 1909, Huene 1914, Huene 1914, Lull 1912, Lull 1915, Lull 1917, Lull 1924, Lull 1953, Lydekker 1888, Mansel-Pleydell 1902, Marsh 1877, Marsh 1882, Marsh 1884, Marsh 1884, Marsh 1885, Marsh 1885, Marsh 1889, Marsh 1891, Marsh 1895, Marsh 1896, Martínez 2009, Nopcsa 1928, Novas et al. 2011, Otero and Pol 2013, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Russell 1984, Sauvage 1882, Sauvage 1907, Smith and Pol 2007, Steel 1970, Tatarinov 1964, Upchurch et al. 2007, Van Hoepen 1920, Vetter 1884, von Zittel 1911, Weishampel 2006 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxa: Ignavusaurus, Massospondylidae, Riojasauridae, Sarahsaurus, Sauropodiformes

Subtaxa: Anchisaurus polyzelus

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of United States (2: Connecticut, Massachusetts collections)

Total: 2 collections including 4 occurrences

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