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Ornithodesmidae (disused)

Reptilia - Ornithodesmidae

Taxonomy
Ornithodesmidae was named by Hooley (1913). Its type is Ornithodesmus.

It was reranked as the subfamily Ornithodesminae by Nopcsa (1928).

It was assigned to Pterodactylidae by Nopcsa (1928); to Scaphognathoidea by Roxo (1937); to Pterodactyloidea by Kuhn (1946); and to Dsungaripteroidea by Young (1964).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1913Ornithodesmidae Hooley
1928Ornithodesminae Nopcsa p. 188
1937Ornithodesmidae Roxo p. 65
1946Ornithodesmidae Kuhn p. 67
1964Ornithodesmidae Young p. 252

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
RankNameAuthor
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
PterosauromorphaPadian 1997
Pterosauria(Kaup 1834)
suborderPterodactyloideaPlieninger 1901
familyOrnithodesmidaeHooley 1913
familyOrnithodesmidaeHooley 1913

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