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Nothosauroidea

Reptilia - Sauropterygia

Taxonomy
Nothosauroidea was named by Huene (1956).

It was reranked as the infraorder Nothosauroidea by Rieppel (2000).

It was assigned to Sauropterygia by Young (1965); to Eosauropterygia by Rieppel (1999); and to Eusauropterygia by Rieppel (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Nothosauroidea Huene p. 385
1965Nothosauroidea Young p. 354
1999Nothosauroidea Rieppel p. 321
2000Nothosauroidea Rieppel

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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
orderEosauropterygia
superfamilyNothosauroidea
superfamilyNothosauroidea

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