Clevosaurus Swinton 1939 (rhynchocephalian)

Reptilia - Rhynchocephalia - Clevosauridae

Synonym: Dianosaurus Young 1982

Full reference: W. E. Swinton. 1939. A new Triassic rhynchocephalian from Gloucestershire. Annals and Magazine of Natural History: Zoology, Botany, and Geology 4:591-594

Parent taxon: Clevosauridae according to J. A. Herrera-Flores et al. 2018

See also Apesteguia et al. 2012, ApesteguĂ­a and Novas 2003, Benton 1985, Carroll 1988, Fraser 1988, Fraser 1993, Hsiou et al. 2015, Rauhut et al. 2012, Reynoso 2000, Saila 2005, Swinton 1939 and Wu 1994

Sister taxon: Brachyrhinodon

Subtaxa: Clevosaurus bairdi Clevosaurus brasiliensis Clevosaurus cambrica Clevosaurus convallis Clevosaurus hadroprodon Clevosaurus hudsoni Clevosaurus mcgilli Clevosaurus minor Clevosaurus sectumsemper Clevosaurus wangi Dianosaurus petilus

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Type: Clevosaurus hudsoni

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Canada (6: Nova Scotia collections), China (2), South Africa (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Triassic of Belgium (1), Brazil (3), Luxembourg (1), the United Kingdom (14), United States (1: Texas)

Total: 30 collections including 32 occurrences

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