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Augustasaurus

Reptilia - Sauropterygia

Taxonomy
Augustasaurus was named by Sander et al. (1997).

It was assigned to Pistosauridae by Rieppel (2000) and O'Keefe (2001); and to Pistosauria by Benson and Druckenmiller (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1997Augustasaurus Sander and et al.
2000Augustasaurus Rieppel
2001Augustasaurus O'Keefe p. 9
2014Augustasaurus Benson and Druckenmiller figs. 2-3

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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)
genusAugustasaurusSander et al. 1997

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