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Pistosaurus longaevus

Reptilia - Sauropterygia

Taxonomy
Pistosaurus longaevus was named by Meyer (1839). It is the type species of Pistosaurus.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Pistosaurus grandaevus Meyer
1839Pistosaurus longaevus Meyer
1861Pistosaurus longaevus Owen p. 234
1889Pistosaurus longaevus Lydekker p. 287
1895Nothosaurus strunzi Geissler
1898Nothosaurus struntzi Spangenberg p. 407
1987Pistosaurus longaevus Sues pp. 110-111
2001Pistosaurus longaevus O'Keefe p. 9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
orderSauropterygia
Pistosauria(Baur 1890)
genusPistosaurusMeyer 1839
specieslongaevusMeyer 1839

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