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Attenborosaurus

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Pliosauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Attenborosaurus Bakker p. 664
2001Attenborosaurus O'Keefe p. 19 fig. 20
2010Attenborosaurus Ketchum and Benson p. 15
2011Attenborosaurus Ketchum and Benson p. 126
2012Attenborosaurus Benson et al. fig. 4
2014Attenborosaurus 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
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
orderSauropterygia
Pistosauria(Baur 1890)
Plesiosauria(de Blainville 1835)
familyPliosauridaeSeeley 1874
genusAttenborosaurusBakker 1993

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
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